Luke Bather - 9th June 2017

Daniel Brereton takes Bastille's Dan Smith on a lawless American road trip in the video for 'Glory'.

Partially a glorious piece of road-movie Americana and partially a study in the shaping of memories - Brereton's video sees a couple (Bastille's Dan Smith and actress May Daniels) lie on the hood of a car and reminisce about their trip. The tales they tell materialise as flashbacks with details changing as the pair misremember their antics. Beautifully shot by Adam Kimmel (whose feature work includes Capote and Never Let Me Go) the film cuts between perspectives to tell a beautifully fragmented tale.

Credits

Director's RepresentationAlexa Haywood @ Freeagentuk
DirectorDaniel Brereton
Executive ProducerBen Parkin
Executive ProducerAlex Bedford
Line ProducerMike Carr
Production AssistantKristina Epenetos
Line ProducerVan Folger
Director of PhotographyAdam Kimmel
1st ACIan Clampett
Production CompanyDirty Films
OfflineEllie Johnson
EditorJoanna Apps
Post production companyLucky Cat
Post ProducerLauren Skelton
FlameVicki Gordon
ColouristJack McGinity
Grading companyTime Based Arts
Sound designSpesh Maloney
CommissionerJames Hackett

Luke Bather - 9th June 2017

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