Luke Bather - 10th Aug 2016

Three Scots walk into a bar...

Scottish Indie-rock heroes Biffy Clyro get a little bit Kubrickian in the video for Howl. Marc Klasfeld oversees this hyper-surreal clip in which the band appear to have stumbled into some other-world burlesque bar (complete with a David Lynch-esque mirror of themselves playing onstage).

The video is rife with references to The Shining, but with a dark and sexy twist. We look on in horror and amusement as Biffy take part in some maddening metamorphosis and become characters in the world they've stumbled into.

Credits

ProducerSimon Oxley
ProducerAilsa Vanessa Tapping
Production CompanyGreatcoat Films
Executive ProducerNicole Acacio
Production ManagerSiobhán Daly
1st ADJames Dyer
Director of PhotographyMartin Coppen
Focus PullerFrankie Ferrari
2nd ACChris Starkey
GafferLarry Prinz
Art DirectorElena Isolini
WardrobeBeth Rivett
Hair & Make-upNatasha Lawes
EditorDarren Baldwin
Editing companyFinal Cut
Grading companyCoffee & TV
Director's RepresentationLas Bandas Be Brave
Other creditsSpark: Ionuts Apetroae Spark: Euan Maddrell Spark/Genny Op: Niall Higgins Camera Trainee: Cat Velez Grip: Rogan Brown DIT: Alix Milan

Luke Bather - 10th Aug 2016

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