Fujiko Nakaya x Min Tanaka x Ryuichi Sakamoto by Ilona McIlwain
Fujiko Nakaya's remarkable 'fog sculpture' called London Fog, recently exhibiting at London's Tate Modern and experienced by thousands of visitors, has inspired a mesmerising short film - the directing debut of Ilona McIlwain.
It features the compelling 72 year old Japanese actor and performer Min Tanaka, responding to the enveloping mists of London Fog with a display of controlled physicality and emotion that has your heart beating a little faster.
The impact is intensified by the lighting effects of Shiro Takatani from Japanese art collective Dumb Type, and a searing, minimalist soundtrack by Ryuichi Sakamoto - composer of the scores for The Revenant and Ghost In The Shell. The overall effect is stylishly cinematic - almost Kurasawa-like in its simple intensity.
|Editing company||The Whitehouse|
|Director of Photography||Arthur Loveday|
|2nd Unit DoP||Jaime Ackroyd|
|Editor||Elena De Palma|
|Grading company||Time Based Arts|
|Lead actor||Min Tanaka|
Ilona McIlwain has created a hypnotic compliment to Berlin-based producer Mobilegirl's Forest Gloss - from her debut EP Poise.
HMLTD are being hailed in some quarters as the UK's most thrilling new band, and their theatrical mix of glam and goth becomes a rich source of inspiration for Ilona McIlwain in her first video …
Masked man LD emerges from the UK drill scene to star in this video by Ilona McIlwain, who brings a sleek cinematic touch to this edgy music genre.
Over the first two videos of the new album campaign Fred Rowson has explored the alternate universe that powers Years & Years' new album Palo Santo - released today (July 6th). And now, …
With a few days to go to the big night of the year for music videos, here are the …
Hot on the heels of the UK Music Video Awards 2019 on October 23rd, the UKMVAs and top London …
Here are full details of the nominations for the Technical Achievement categories at the UK …
Here are the nominations for the Best Interactive Video, and Best Live Video and Best Live Concert …
Here are full details of the nominations for the Best Video - Newcomer music genre categories …
Leading director's representation agency OB Management is partnering with the UK Music Video …