Cat Velez - 10th June 2015

Kodaline have released this poignant, power-anthem of a video for Ready, directed by Abteen Bagheri.

Featuring a strong lead performance by actor Christopher Mintz-Plasse -better known as McLovin in Superbad- it follows a downtrodden former jockey who's been forced off the racetrack due to an injury that has left him disabled.

Expressing the vitality and spirit of the song, the uncomplicated and moving narrative sees him overcoming the psychological and physical obstacles keeping him from getting back on the horse.

PRO Credits

Credits

DirectorAbteen Bagheri
Executive ProducerJason Botkin
ProducerAntonio Flores
ProducerKatia Nicolova
ProducerSergei
Director of PhotographyIsaac Bauman
EditorAndy McGraw
Costume designerSara Sensoy
Production designerAli Rubinfield
Art DirectorGrace Alie
1st ACPayam Yazdanoost
2nd ACMatt Taylor
DITArthur Gubin
Production CoordinatorJeff Bonneville
1st ADKia Reghabi
GripJonathon Corum
GripEly Gonzalez
Hair & Make-upBrittany Leslie
Production AssistantDanita Clark
Production AssistantSam Cortez
ProducerAndascha Moore-Pryor
Director's AssistantBrandom Bloom
ColouristNick Sanders
SoundNick Bozzone
VFXMitch Gardiner
Edit AssistantChris Catanach
Edit AssistantWeston Cadwell
Other creditsCostume Assistants: Lauren Thomas, Mallory Evelyn

Cat Velez - 10th June 2015

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