Franz-Ferdinand-Sparks 'Johnny Delusional' by AB/CD/CD
It's one of the most delicious ideas for a super-band ever, and FFS - the collaborative project between Franz Ferdinand & Sparks - have recruited a supergroup of their own to create the first video. And Paris-based AB/CD/CD have made a characteristic FX-fired delight, with a series of loops that capture every member of group - all four Franzers, and the two Mael brothers - caught at various stages of delusion, as they attempt to seduce a beautiful girl.
Its also closely aligned to the music, repeating itself in regular time, the chairs and characters change position every time the camera makes a circuit. The video's impact is in it's duplication; the video spins, the narrative unfolds, and ends in crescendo...
|Executive Producer||Claire Stubbs|
|1st AD||Stevie Fylan|
|Director of Photography||Adam Scarth|
|Art Director||Kitty Walker|
|Editing company||Royal Post|
|Post production company||St Louis|
|Lead actor||Anna Carradice|
|Assistant Producer||Emily Lucienne|
|Edit Assistant||Margerie Argentin|
|Post Sound||Benzene Music|
|Other credits||Assistant Producer - Emily Lucienne Key Grip - Sid Lesarge Editor Assistant - Margerie Argentin Post Sound - Benzene Music Flame Artist - Mathieu Caulet Flame Artist - Julien Aucouturier Flame Artist - François Gilguy Flame Artist - Sarah Quilbé|
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