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Emma K - 7th Aug 2018

Jacob Hopewell's video for D.A.N's Think About Me is a compelling performance piece, shot on black and white 16mm film. 

Hopewell emphasises the heavy contrast between light and dark, the visual motifs of dried roses and chains insinuating a subtle narrative in addition to its predominantly performance-based purpose.  

Through panning shots, silhouetted figures and use of a revolving platform, Hopewell takes a simple premise and turns it into a dynamic, well executed video. 

Credits

DirectorJacob Hopewell
ProducerPhoebe Court-thomas
Production CompanyDarling Films
Director of PhotographyAaron Rogers
Art DirectorWill Olds
Make-upMaya Wareing
ColouristAdam Clarke
Post production companyAbsolute Post
Post ProducerNathan Hoad
VFXLora Nikolaeva
Other creditsDancer - Francesco Migliaccio

Emma K - 7th Aug 2018

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