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Jimmy Brown - 1st Apr 2015

Laurie Lynch unveils an emotive tale about Elliot, a 15 year old boy riding around his neighbourhood with a rifle and a boombox, suffering from epilepsy and regular teenage angst, in the video for indie-slacker baritone Oscar Scheller's rather excellent Daffodil Days.

The setting of coastal bleakness may be familiar - and Oscar himself cameos, playing guitar in a suitably bleak living room - but Laurie conjures something special here. “You’re on your own / and that’s OK” is the line Oscar sings at the song’s end, and the video is indeed a representation of that sentiment.

Watch 'Oscar 'Daffodil Days' by Laurie Lynch' here

Credits

DirectorLaurie Lynch
Production CompanyBlack Dog Films
ProducerSara Andersson
Executive ProducerKatie Dolan
Production ManagerBoris Franchi
Director of PhotographySerge Teulon
Focus PullerBeau Scott
Focus PullerRob Webster
Art DirectorGrace Bailey
WardrobeIlona Mcilwain
HairIlona Mcilwain
Make-upIlona Mcilwain
EditorChris Roebuck
Editing companyCut+Run
ColouristDuncan Russell
Grading companyGlassworks
Lead actorElliott – Joe Edwards, Jezebel – Sabrina Bartlett, Mum – Janette Corker
Special ThanksPanavision, Get Set Hire, Panalux, Cut & Run, Glassworks, Civilised Car Hire, Michael Plant
Director's RepresentationBlack Dog Films
LabelScruffy Bird
Production AssistantJacob Dempsey
SteadicamEmilio Schlappi
CommissionerJamila Wingett
DoP's representationUndercranked

Jimmy Brown - 1st Apr 2015

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