David Knight - 24th Sept 2018

Rob Chiu's video for Scottish singer-songwriter Kathryn Joseph is a compelling and enigmatic portrait of extreme emotion.

During the course of a single shot we witness a man running full pelt from a house and down a deserted suburban road, and at the same time travel a path from rage and anguish, to what appears to be relief and happiness. It's as if the emotional journey caused by an unknown traumatic event has been compressed into the space of five minutes.

Shot where the city of Los Angeles meets the desert, Mario Ponce plays the man who expresses a gamut of emotion from A to Z, and making you wonder what could have possibly caused it.

PRO Credits

Credits

Director of PhotographyPaul Meyers
DirectorRob Chiu
Production CompanyIconoclast
Executive ProducerValerie Romner
Executive ProducerCharles-Marie Anthonioz
Production ManagerRachel Slayback
Production AssistantEleanor Ghinghis
Production AssistantBrian Rey
Location ManagerAnthony Roman
ProducerPete Vitale
1st ACMatt Cabinum
SteadicamRoss Coscia
Casting directorSonnenberg Casting
EditorJames Rose
OnlineJogger Studios
Executive ProducerSophie Hogg
ColouristYoomin Lee
FlameDavide Pascolo
Sound designMartin Leitner
Other creditsStarring: Mario Ponce Thanks: Jason Rivers, Emily Rudge, Rebecca Williams and the family in Los Angeles Lake who lent us their truck when our electric buggy broke down!

David Knight - 24th Sept 2018

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