SG Lewis 'Chemicals' by Yousef
Yousef follows up his brilliant video for Piero Pirupa's Braindead with another gem, this time for SG Lewis, and this time made in quarantine conditions.
Self-shot by the artist in isolation, Yousef has thoroughly manipulated that performance footage of Chemicals through inventive use of After Effects. SG is endlessly replicated within the confines of a TV-shaped screen, in increasingly off the wall ways, as if they might well be chemically-induced.
Beyond that, there are the contributions by other animators and VFX artists who, in the fashion of Peter Gabriel's classic Sledgehammer video, provide seconds-long bursts of fresh animation styles, integrated into the main body of work. It's a marvellous way to transcend the limitations of these times.
|Producer||Jake River Parker|
|Executive Producer||Juliette Larthe|
|Focus Puller||Joseph Edwards|
|Lead actor||Holly Metson|
|Director's Representation||Hands London|
|Other credits||Animation/VFX: Felix Von Líska, Scott Coello, Federica D'Urzo, Cheng-hsu Chung, Darri Thorsteinsson, Katy Daft, Ross Butter, Dom Spall, Jakob Glaser, Caesar Manyari, Collin Diederich, Morgan Beringer, Shivam Solanki, Ryan Game|
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