In his 'day job', Houmam Abdallah has contributed to numerous videos coming out of London with his excellent grading work. But Houmam has also is distinctive quality as a …
Other Lives '2 Pyramids' by Houmam
Houmam Abdallah is one of London's most prolific colourists, but he's also been garnering attention for his forays into directing for a while now, particularly with his videos for Beirut's The Rip Tide and The War On Drugs' Under The Pressure. Now comes Houmam's latest outing as director, for 2 Pyramids by Oklahoma five-piece Other Lives. It's yet another testament to his burgeoning directorial skill.
The gorgeiously visual promo clearly demonstrates Houmam's background in colour, through a highly saturated and dazzlingly ornamented dance performance set against a hyperreal, otherwordly background.
|Production Company||Black Dog Films|
|Executive Producer||Katie Dolan|
|Director of Photography||Zachary Galler|
|Focus Puller||Chris Randak|
|Art Director||Emma Winter|
|Hair & Make-up||Brierley Thorpe|
|Grading company||Electric Theatre Collective|
|Post production company||Electric Theatre Collective|
|Lead actor||Dancers: Kenji, Shak, Gianni|
|Director's Representation||Black Dog Films|
|Art Department Assistant||Zee Skurtyz|
|Prop Maker||Lorraine Clarke|
|Studio||East London Studios|
|Other credits||Sculptures: Globulas & Subterrenea Lead Nuke: Taran Spear Nuke: James Belch Flame: Adam Watson Art Assistants: Hannah Hall, Maddy Rita Fae, Sherilyn Oliphant, Aliki Kylika|
It actually came out a while ago, but the beautiful video for Beirut's The Rip Tide by Houmam Abdallah is well worth checking out.
Houmam Abdallah may be best known as a colourist - he is one of London's most prolific graders of music videos - but he has also shown himself to be a director with …
Cult New Zealand band Die! Die! Die! have continued their collaboration with film-maker and artist Dylan Pharazyn to create the video for their new release (I Love How You) Listen To The Radio.
Following his recent collaboration with FKA twigs on the video for Cellophane, and also the premiere of his new short film Kiss of the Rabbit God at TriBeCa Festival 2019, Andrew Thomas …
Cut+Run London have promoted assistant Editor Meg Thorne to Editor, adding the one of the most talented young editors working in London to their full roster.
One of Manchester’s most prolific and talked about video directors, KC Locke, has signed to London-based Odelay Films for music videos, and is being represented by Marisa Garner at MGA.
Agile Films is bringing a showcase of music videos and short films by their directors to the Everyman Screen on the Green in London next month.
Post production company Wash has announced its expansion, with a relocation to a new base in Farringdon in central London, four suites, and a greater offering of services, including 4K HDR …