Cat Velez - 27th Mar 2015

Emil Nava has delivered this Youtube Music Award video for Ed Sheeran & Rudimental's track Bloodstream, exploring the psychology of a wealthy, disgruntled ex-rock star who's dissatisfaction with the emptiness of his middle-age life - in contrast to the success and happiness of his glory days - has reached a breaking point.

In this respect, the casting of Ray Liotta is an inspired move. He transmits the growing crisis of a complex character driven to the brink by blotting out his loneliness with booze, girls, more booze - and riding his horse indoors.

If Ray hasn't played this sort of role in a movie, perhaps somebody should write it for him... 

PRO Credits

Credits

DirectorEmil Nava
ProducerDanyi Deats
Executive ProducerLuga Podesta
Executive ProducerBrandon Bonfiglio
Executive ProducerLanette Phillips
Production CompanyLondon Alley
Director of PhotographyThomas Kloss
Production designerSean Castillo
EditorSteve Forne

Cat Velez - 27th Mar 2015

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