Cat Velez - 9th Sept 2015

Christian Holm-Glad, the Norwegian director who has directed music videos for artists such as Calvin Harris, Kano and Madcon, reunites with the Stavanger Symphony Orchestra following his previous MVA-nominated ad Seven Vibes, with this highly amusing clip for The Nordic Sound.

Once again Christian explodes the notion that classical music should be associated with stuffy conservatism. This is a funny, beautifully executed little video - and really quite sexy too –  showing where the SSO find their inspiration.

As with Seven Vibes its organised into a series of vignettes, as it explores the idea of Nordic freedom: freedom to play, freedom to feel, freedom to love (al-fresco-style)...

PRO Credits


DirectorChristian Holm-Glad
Production CompanyBacon
Executive ProducerMagne Lyngner
Production ManagerJulie Simonsen
1st ADEivind Landsvik
Director of PhotographyDaniel Voldheim
Focus PullerKristoffer Aamot
GafferOlav Hadland
Art DirectorJostein Oksavik
WardrobeKjersti Andreassen
HairPia Ruud
Make-upPia Ruud
EditorJon Endre Mørk
ColouristDaniel de Vue
Grading companyBacon X
Post production companyBulldozer Post
Other creditsCast: Mike Tutty, Emily Brannigan, Christine Frestad, Albin Siggesson, Tuva Hennum, Lene Kokai Flage, Idun Daae Alstad, Anders Bjerke

Cat Velez - 9th Sept 2015

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