Promonews - 5th Oct 2018

Brighton-based rock band Architects say that their song Royal Beggars "looks at our inability to face the pain in our lives and our reluctance to reach out for help from those around us. We all have our own vices that we abuse to distract ourselves from looking at our demons in the eye."

And Lewis Cater's video for Royal Beggars tackles this uncomfortable truth head on. Together with a powerful band performances, he creates portraits of each bandmember acting out a particular mind-numbing vice, with devastating effects upon their health.    

PRO Credits


DirectorLewis Cater
ProducerJames Norbury
Production CompanyZebrafish Media
1st ADJonny Pickup
Director of PhotographyDavey Gilder
Focus PullerGary Long
2nd ACJames Wicks
GafferLee Parfitt
Art DirectorJess Morgan / Jam Studio
Make-upBrooke Lee
EditorLewis Cater
ColouristAlex Gregory
LabelEpitaph Records
Other creditsArt Assistant: Ellie Wood Art Assistant Ella Wilbraham Electrician: Delroy Burley Electrician: Dax Sharkey Runner: Harry Oliver 3rd AD: James Matthew Reid

Promonews - 5th Oct 2018

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