Gabi'el 'Wow' by Gwil Doe
Gwil Doe is back behind the camera with this stripped-back and saucy promo for rising star Gabi’el.
Shot in a minimalist monochrome style, the sharp and quirky Gabi'el steals the show in bondage-esque latex costumes and impressive choreography and body contortion.
The pace is frenetic, and the use of lip-sync trickery by slowing down the track and ramping it up in the edit creates a futuristic and otherworldy vibe. And Jaime Ackroyd's high contrast cinematography utilises a white infinity cove alongside select props and mise-en-scène, pushing the barebones setup to ambitious heights.
“I used my limitations as an opportunity to see how creative I could be with very little," says Doe. "I want to maximise the minimal.” And that’s exactly what he has done.
|1st AD||Sam Fullerton|
|Director of Photography||Jaime Ackroyd|
|Focus Puller||Kai Newton|
|2nd AC||Josh Higgins|
|Art Director||Jake Whitelocke|
|Editing company||The Quarry|
|Grading company||Electric Theatre Collective|
|Label||Star Work Music|
|Other credits||Jason Heritage @ Take 2 Films Sonny Horwell @ Indie Film Hire|
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