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David Knight - 9th Aug 2017

In his second video for Mick Jagger, Saam Farahmand encapsulates a chaotic world, including the stifling heat, within the nightclub from hell. 

Like England Lost, it's a metaphor, beautifully delivered. It's also unmistakeably contemporary. The paranoia, brutality and madness of the modern world are all present in the sweaty confines of the club, where Jemima Kirk plays the girl who questions the system, the clique divisions and the devotion to the godlike DJ.

All this works well with Jagger's Gotta Get A Grip - a not bad at all Stones-like workout.

Credits

DirectorSaam Farahmand
ProducerAmalia Rosen-Rawlings
Production CompanyBlack Sheep Studios
Executive ProducerDan Keefe
Production ManagerNailah Blissett
1st ADRory Shaw
Director of PhotographySteve Annis
Focus PullerEira Wyn Jones
2nd ACJomar O'Meally
GafferAlex Gibbon
Art DirectorChloe Brady
WardrobeJeanie Annan-Lewin
HairCathy Ennis
Make-upMichelle Boggs
EditorJulia Knight
Editing companyWork Editorial
ColouristMark Gethin
Grading companyMPC LA
Post production companyMPC
Post ProducerThom Godsill
VFXFranck Lambertz
VFXAlex Gabucci
Lead actorKharmel Cochrane
Director's RepresentationCaroline Clayton
CommissionerSemera Khan
LabelPolydor
Other creditsCreative Director: Roxanne Farahmand Line Producer: Javier Alejandro Steadi-cam: Thomas English Grip: Alex Hudson DIT: Chris Belcher CCTV: Nick Barber Stunt Coordinator: Nicholas Daines Extras: Talent Talks

David Knight - 9th Aug 2017

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