David Knight - 4th Oct 2018

The third video to come from Róisín Murphy's collaborative ventures with Maurice Fulton is another wildly experimental vision directed by the artist herself.

Following the overriding theme for the previous two, Róisín takes us to the dancefloor and really messes with our heads. This time for Jacuzzi Rollercoaster, there are cutout images akimbo: Róisín, Maurice, and her coterie of brain-addled, sweaty dancers are endlessly multiplied in mesmerising, elegantly rendered patterns.

Nice job on the VFX by the extremely patient and hardworking post team at Squire - all achieved, of course, on a challenging budget. And it has been said before here, but it's worth repeating that as well as a great musician, Róisín Murphy is really a very talented director and visual artist too. 

Credits

DirectorRóisín Murphy
ProducerPhil Tidy
ProducerAstrid Edwards
Production CompanySquire
Production ManagerLisa Turnbull
1st ADGeorge Nelson
Director of PhotographyMatthew Ervin Taylor
Focus PullerMalte Hubner
2nd ACGabriel Jones
GafferMassimo Fillipi
Art DirectorCharlotte King
WardrobePoppy Bell
HairKirsty Graham
Make-upKirsty Graham
EditorPeter Croker/andras Polonyi
ColouristAndras Polonyi
Post ProducerAstrid Edwards
VFXBence Varga
VFXTom Dreller
CommissionerVinyl Factory
LabelVinyl Factory

David Knight - 4th Oct 2018

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