Sevdaliza 'Human' by Emmanuel Adjei
A hooded figure stalks the halls, beneath the watchful gaze of others in Emmanuel Adjei's haunting clip for Sevdaliza.
A simple, yet intense scenario unfolds here - co-devised by the artist and the director – which scratches at a human desire to stare and to be stared at. And has a brave and beautiful visual twist.
Adjei invites us to follow a cloaked ghostlike figure gliding through the hallways of a mansion. But once the figure reaches a large open space, populated by men watching from a balcony above, the true form of the figure is revealed.
Excellent costume and visual effects give this a seductive and mythological feel. Watching it feels voyeuristic, invasive even. But you can't tear yourself away.
|Gaffer||Koen Van Bergen|
|Producer||Felicity Van Stroe|
|1st AD||Paul Zomerhuis|
|Director of Photography||Paul Özgür|
|Focus Puller||Rob Van Dam|
|2nd AC||Jeroen Zwart|
|Art Director||Jan Jasper Van Oord|
|Colourist||Joppo @ De Grot|
|VFX||The Compound / Entity Custom Works|
|Other credits||Script: Marleen Ozgur Prod. Assistant: Renee Koopman Steadicam: Nils Valkenborgh Best Boy: Jeffrey Harmunanto Stylist: Lois Van Galen Last Nail Art: Lola Umarova|
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