Luke Bather - 12th Aug 2016

There are two sides to every story, and Phil Pinto can tell them both simultaneously.

Combining some meticulous framing with precision editing, we're told the fluid tale of a couple apart and the hesitations, misunderstandings and similarities of their day-to-day lives are played out side by side. They try to get on with their lives, but keep stopping to consider the other, without realising how close they are to reconnecting. Their actions mirroring and even passing between sides of the frame. 

It's bittersweet to see both parties go through the same emotional ruminations at the same time. A heartbreaking evolution of the 'Expectations Vs Reality' scene in the film '(500) Days of Summer', delivering the same sort of emotional punch.

Credits

DirectorPhil Pinto
Director of PhotographyGarrett Hardy Davis
Production CompanyLEGS Media
LabelAtlantic Records

Luke Bather - 12th Aug 2016

Related Content

video

Black Lips 'Raw Meat' by Phil Pinto

The Black Lips show us exactly why NYPD are New York's Finest, in the Phil Pinto's scurrilously entertaining video for Raw Meat - co-produced by Urban Outfitters as part of the UO Music Video Series.

David Knight - 14th Dec 2011

video

Josh Barry 'Rush' by Three Shades

It's 2066, and Josh Barry is reminiscing about his 2021 self in this video for the soul singer's Rush, from his debut EP, by directing team Three Shades.

Promonews - 7 days ago

Latest News