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David Knight - 8th Oct 2018

Max Sobol combines realism, drama and pure theatricality in his endearing video for folk trio Sparky In The Clouds.

Beginning as the band appear on stage in a near-deserted social club, Sobol essentially tells us the story of the band through three separate interlocking strands - candid footage, dramatic scenes with lipsync (as the trio head from Devon on a incident-packed road trip to France) and contemporary dance, as they explore their folky roots in a Midsummer Night's Dream-like theatrical setting with an expressive dance group.  

It's an unusual combination of film styles but it works, brings us an insight into the band about to release their debut album, and the absorbing folk of Kings And Queens in a visually stylish way.

Credits

DirectorMax Sobol
ProducerMark Pluck
Production CompanyThatbutnotthat Ltd
Director of PhotographyRob Wilton
Art DirectorLeo Sobol
WardrobeJoanna Timms
ChoreographerBryony Perkins
Hair & Make-upNikita Schwarzin
EditorJanka Troeber
ColouristMatthew Lee-redman
Lead actorMiranda Perkins, Bryony Perkins, Mathias Castagne
LabelZamora
Other creditsDancers: Lucia Chocarro Urmeneta, Fionn Cox-Davies, Sonya Cullingford, Anders Duckworth, Alistair Goldsmith And Emily Katsuno Runner: Adele Picard

David Knight - 8th Oct 2018

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