David Knight - 31st Aug 2015

There's love and there's some blood on the dancefloor in Dawn Shadforth's marvellous video for Hurts' Lights - a nightclub odyssey where chemistry explodes utterly believeably between two strangers – the man, played by Theo Hutchcraft (definitely out of his usual ice-cool persona mode), and the feisty girl. And that's just for starters. 

It's a wonderful mix of gritty British drama and fantasy – Hutchcraft is a revelation, great bullfighter styling by Alex Noble, and edit by Dom Leung - and its thrillingly photographed by Robbie Ryan.

PRO Credits


DirectorDawn Shadforth
ProducerRachel Rumbold
ProducerCaroline Purkayastha
Production CompanySonny London
Director of PhotographyRobbie Ryan
ChoreographyPaul Roberts
ChoreographyCallum Powell
Fight Co-ordinatorIan Kay
Fight Co-ordinatorMarvin Campbell
StylistAlex Noble
Art DirectorMark Connell
Art DirectorScott Parish
HairTracey Cahoon
Make-upCelia Burton
EditorDominic Leung
Editing companyTrim Editing
ColouristSimone Grattarola
Grading companyTime Based Arts
Sound designPatch Rowland
SoundFinal Cut
VFXNick John
Post FXCoffee & TV
Other creditsTrack Remix : Dominic Leung & Dawn Shadforh

David Knight - 31st Aug 2015

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