David Knight - 9th May 2017

Hugh Rochfort's new video for Crows - his second for the band – builds atmosphere and tension right from the start as one man walks through London's less salubrious quarters: the industrial estates, the markets, the tower blocks.

At the core is a protagonist separated from the world, arguably oppressed by the unforgiving environment he walks through. But there's also a gritty beauty in the depiction of the city's tough heartlands, captured in DoP Richard Simkins' photography. That quality never falters in this impressive and stylish work. 

Credits

DirectorHugh Rochfort
ProducerHugh Rochfort
Production CompanySweetshop
Director of PhotographyRichard Simkins
Focus PullerElliott Bell
EditorLiam Bachler
Editing companyTenThree
ColouristRuth Wardell
Grading companyElectric Theatre Collective

David Knight - 9th May 2017

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