Luke Bather - 20th Feb 2017

How do you get a horse and a sawn-off shotgun onto a London estate without being arrested? Ask Javier Alejandro, who's created a cool-looking mix of tough realism and flights of imagination for Solo45.  

A call to arms for a revolution, the surreal elements in a very realistic setting combine with the vibrant teal & orange colour palette and woozy camera movements to create a dizzying display of passion and aggression.

JAVIER ALEJANDRO:

"I thoroughly enjoyed making this video, I feel like I am a step closer to the type of visuals I want to create as a director. It was especially great working with an artist that bounced off the ideas I came up with and built on the elements with me.

"The crew was great, especially Ruben and Antoine they helped me create this ambitious video out of nothing. I'm excited and looking forward to our next one."

Credits

GafferPeter Bishop
DirectorJavier Alejandro
Production CompanyMastermind Media
Executive ProducerAntoine Dixon-Bellot
Production ManagerAnouska Cope
1st ADDaniel Smith
Director of PhotographyRuben Woodin-Dechamps
Focus PullerJono Farr
Focus PullerMichael Hobdell
2nd ACRebecca Richards
2nd ACJomar O'Meally
ProducerAntoine Dixon-Bellot
Art DirectorKat Hawker
WardrobeMark Henry
HairJoy Matashi
Make-upEva Alya
EditorSamantha Neal
Editing companySassy Films
ColouristMarty McMullan
Grading companyRushes
Post ProducerJon Purton
CommissionerAlex Boateng
LabelIsland Records
Other creditsSteadicam: Andrew Bainbridge Spark: Sam Meyres Spark: Ersan Beskardes Runner: Hugo Topott Runner: Priscilla Owusu Runner: Joe Vickerstaff Art Dep Assist: Hannah Davis Art Dep Assist: Holly Parkhouse Art Dep Assist: Ryan DH HorseMaster: John Moorhouse @ A-Z Animals Security: Angel Security Many Thanks To: Andrew Alexander @ ArriRental, Steve At Wagoon Wheels And All Cast ( Momo, Lainie, Eniye, Nina, Cosima, TJ, Shadi )

Luke Bather - 20th Feb 2017

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