Luke Bather - 7th Nov 2016

Bonobo soundtracks The Rapture in this head-spinning, hyper-detailed video by Dave Bullivant, aka BISON.

With erratic, repetitive cuts showing a panicked woman, played by Gemma Arterton, running through London during what appears to be The Ascension, you could be forgiven for thinking that the video starts and ends with this clever editing concept. You would, however, be very wrong.

Buried within the frames of this video are tons of visual curiosities, Easter eggs and elements of supernatural foreshadowing that show both an incredible attention to detail, and Bison's smart willingness to exploit the average viewer's inability to notice subtle changes on a first viewing. 

Credits

DirectorBISON
ProducerSonya Sier
Production CompanyFRIEND
Executive ProducerLuke Tierney
Production ManagerAmanda Tuckwell
1st ADLouis Barron
Director of PhotographyBen Fordesman
Focus PullerMike Linforth
GafferSaul Harris
Art DirectorDavid Myers
WardrobeEmily Jerman
Hair & Make-upLisa Zipper
SteadicamAndrew Fletcher
EditorBISON
ColouristAdam Clarke
Grading companyAbsolute Post
Post production companyAbsolute Post
Post ProducerNic Sanchez
Lead actorGemma Arterton
CommissionerJohn Moule
LabelNinja Tune
Executive ProducerSiobhán Daly
Other credits2D Lead: Zdravko Stoitchkov 2D Artists: Chris Tobin, Owen Saward, Ben Robards, Simon Holden & Jack Kennedy  3D Lead: Huggy Stephens 3D Artist: James Coore Sound Design & Mix: James Utting & Neil Johnson @ Factory Production Co-Ordinator: Elena Argiros Ninja Tune: Maddy Salvage, Samantha Sisssons DIT: Mike McDuffie Camera Trainee: Jonte Beswick Stylist Assistant: Lucy Heather Runner: Joseph Salkey Runner: Yasmin Seddon Runner: Joseph Hayes

Luke Bather - 7th Nov 2016

Related Content

video

Shame 'Dust On Trial' by BISON

Dave Bullivant aka BISON, brings his A-game to the slasher/horror genre for Shame, as a young couple arrive at the deserted house in the country for a weekend escape - only to find it's …

David Knight - 1 month ago

Latest News

news

Daniel Askill joins Serial Pictures

Filmmaker Daniel Askill has joined production company Serial Pictures for North American representation of commercials, branded entertainment, and music videos, and partner company Anonymous Content …

Promo News - -2679833 seconds ago

news

Josh Cole signs to Kode Media

After taking some time out from directing, multi-award winning director and photographer Josh Cole has signed to Kode Media for music videos and commercials.

David Knight - -1831113 seconds ago

news

COMPULSORY signs Filmawi

COMPULSORY have announced the latest addition to its roster: award-winning photographer and filmmaker Filmawi. The former agency creative joins the production company for UK representation in …

Promo News - -1298925 seconds ago

news

Entries now open to Shiny Awards 2019

Entries are now open to the second Shiny Awards, the music video awards show for emerging directors, which will be held at The Mill, London, on Tuesday, 26th February 2019.

Promo News - -859165 seconds ago

news

Julia Knight returns to 'home soil' at Speade

Speade have announced that Julia Knight, the London-based commercials and promos editor, has joined the Soho-based editing company on a full time basis, returning to the place where …

Promo News - -699824 seconds ago

,