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Luke Bather - 20th Feb 2017

Martin Garrix contemplates the past in Blake Claridge's video for Scared To Be Lonely.

Followed by an omnipresent source of light from above in an otherwise darkened rural abyss, Garrix wanders the world and considers past relationships. A mixture of aspect ratios helps us switch between past and present as we witness colourful conquests past, atmospheric forests, steamy shower scenes and bedroom anguish steeped in shadows.

Through match cuts we see the parallels between these relationships and feel a tinge of sadness at Garrix's vulnerability when he's framed alone.


DirectorBlake Claridge
ProducerLois Newcombe
Production CompanyCraft
Executive ProducerSergio Lopez
Director of PhotographyBen Todd
Focus PullerDamian Leitch
2nd ACJenna Gahagan
GafferDonny Campbell
Art DirectorCara Roxburgh
WardrobeClaire Lester
HairBeth O’donnel
Make-upBekki Robinson
EditorPhil Conway
Editing companyCraft
ColouristOisín O’Driscoll
Grading companyThe Mill
Lead actorLily, Hermoine, Emily, Luisa
Lead actorMaggie
CommissionerToby Andrews @ Sony Music
LabelSony Music
Other creditsSteadicam: James Burgess Drone: Flying Pictures Spark: Sean McDonald Stylist (Dua Lipa): Lorenzo Posocco Hair (Dua Lipa): Anna Coffone Make-up (Dua Lipa): Francesca Brazzo Additional Editing By Damian Karsznia Service Production Company: LS Productions LS Producer: Deva Smith Account Director: Jaclyn Kaminski

Luke Bather - 20th Feb 2017

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