Rob Ulitski - 6th Sept 2019

A moment of connection on a train opens a fantasy space where the alchemy of dance changes a young woman, in Nick Middleton's charming video for American singer-songwriter Jesca Hoop's Shoulder Charge. 

Taken from Hoop's sixth studio album Stonechild, the video focuses on self-image, finding ourselves in others, and being seen. Karim Andreotti's cinematography is hazy and washed-out, yet nostalgic. It helps the visual feel universal and poignant.

An intimate and vulnerable performance from Jesca builds upon these themes, and gives the project an emotional grounding amongst the fantasy narrative. 

Credits

DirectorNick Middleton
ProducerOllie Jacob
Director of PhotographyKarim Andreotti
Post production companyKodak
Lead actorLeah Abraham, Fredrik Quinones
Lead actorFredrik Quinones
CommissionerMemphis Industries
Other creditsFlorist - Sage Flowers

Rob Ulitski - 6th Sept 2019

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