Cat Velez - 16th Feb 2017

London indie rock outfit Little Cub have released this resonant and melancholic video by Lily Rose Thomas, offering up a glimpse into the life of a Londoner in her mid-twenties. 

It's a mature, beautifully shot portrait of London's twenty-something generation, an often vacuous and isolating experience where joy is chased through booze and drugs, kinship is fleeting and the disconnect between the expectation of what adulthood would be and the reality of it leads to a depressing dissonance. 

Post-industrial South London provides an excellent backdrop for this lonely urban tale, which we see repeating itself the next day in a continuum of unsatisfied emotional needs and occasionally hopeful text messages.

Credits

DirectorLily Rose Thomas
ProducerAleksandra Bilic
Director of PhotographyJames Blann
GafferAlexa Horgan
1st ADJack Meredith
Focus PullerMichael Hob
2nd ACSimon Van Parijs
Art DirectorTanya Eskander
StylistDaisy Azis
Make-upCelia Evans
Production AssistantJordan Cummings
RunnerLucy Bilcock
EditorNick Pomeroy
ColouristTim Smith
Grading companyElectric Theatre Collective
Director's RepresentationAlexa Haywood at Free Agent UK
Other creditsLead Actor: Emma D’Arcy Casting: Georgia Fleury Reynolds

Cat Velez - 16th Feb 2017

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