Rob Ulitski - 20th Aug 2019

Two Door Cinema Club get upstaged by ventriloquist dummies in the video for Once, directed by Mathy & Fran.

Fresh off the back of Au/Ra's Dance in the Dark, the directors have gone in a lighter, more quirky direction for this project. In the video, the group are being interviewed on a vintage variety TV show. However all the attention is on the puppets, not the band. 

As we see the grisly puppets get treated like stars, with their own glam squads, photoshoots and champagne, the group starts to get jealous, culminating in a gory climax to reinstate their independence. It's a bit of a shocker - but well worth waiting for...

PRO Credits

Credits

Art DirectorBen Austin
DirectorMathy & Fran
Executive ProducerImogen Harrison
Production ManagerTrevor Kelly
1st ADJack Meredith
Director of PhotographyJack WiIkinson
1st ACAdam Feeney
2nd ACSam Harding
ProducerHarry Flinder
WardrobeAlexandra Day
Hair & Make-upSian Duke
ChoreographerAlexandra Green
EditorLucy Berry
Editing companyTen Three Editing
ColouristTim Smith
CommissionerSean Spray

Rob Ulitski - 20th Aug 2019

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