"We travelled all over South America to find the sexiest man we could find, and we found 'Tico'," says Filip Nilsson, "I teased and teached Tico how to perform in this video …
Leftwing: Kody 'I Feel It' by Filip Nilsson
A mobility scooter isn't the first vehicle that comes to mind when imagining a twenty-first century dance video, but Filip Nilsson has taken the concept and ran (ridden?) with it, and to great effect for Leftwing: Kody.
Zooming through caravan parks, estates and multi-storey car parks, the protagonist of the video stops off at various locations to have a quick dance before moving on and repeating this ritual. When a gang start running after him, we presume the worst, but our expectations are subverted when the ringleader pulls out a microphone instead of a weapon. In true Nilsson fashion it only gets weirder from there.
Offbeat, charming and funny, the video is a great (if unexpected) pairing to the track, and is sure to keep racking up views online.
|Producer||Thomas Gram Veyssiere|
|Executive Producer||Morgan Clement / Dom Thomas|
|Director of Photography||Jasper Spanning|
|Focus Puller||Peter Topsøe|
|2nd AC||Neffi Kristesen|
|Grading company||Focus Film|
|Post Producer||Dom Thomas|
|Lead actor||Daniel "eggemannen" Ekberg, Dancers: Ali Albakri, Senan Sajed Musa, Senan Sajed Musa, Hamun Maghsodlo|
|Other credits||Co Production / Service: Thirsty Film, Sweden Grip. Michael Tøt Makeup: Yunah Radecker Steady: Flemming Laybourn Gaffer: Frank Omø Production Assi: Caroline Topsøe Runner: Viktor Jensen Special Thanks To: Nikolaj Bak For Delivering Our 35mm Faster Than Lighting!|
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