Luke Bather - 22nd Mar 2017

Emilie Norenberg tells the story of a woman coming to terms with the end of her marriage in this tragi-comic video for Billie Van.

The camera is still and contemplative, perfectly composing scenes and allowing the action to unfold in subtle, and not so subtle, ways. With graceful, cinematic composition and attentive production design, the video seems simultaneously modern and like a late-80s period piece.

We study a lead character who we absolutely agree should leave her husband. Her therapy, her performances and her quiet moments are a surreal, funny, and sad tale. Making her final ride off into the sunset the perfect bookend to her arc.

Credits

DirectorEmilie Norenberg
ProducerEmilie Norenberg
1st ADAugust Falch Sørheim
Director of PhotographyTorfinn Rønning Sanderud
Focus PullerRobin Opgård
GafferGianmarco Donaggio
Art DirectorWenche Luther
WardrobeJuliette Aleksine Piiksi
Make-upSamantha Alkema
EditorEmilie Norenberg
ColouristRaymond Fruseth Gangstad
Sound designFanny Wadman
CommissionerHes
LabelBraveheart
Other creditsStylist Assistant: Marthin Theodor Vange Location Sound: Jonas Alaska Runner: Henrik Fagerli Larsen CAST: Billie Van, Bror Forsgren, Bendik Brænne, Anders Rydning, Johanne Furuseth, Caroline Furuholmen, Thali M Liberman, Lydia Rustad

Luke Bather - 22nd Mar 2017

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