David Knight - 12th Sept 2020

Femi Ladi's fabulous video for Pa Salieu and Backroad Gee utilizes motion control technology in a way that adds another level of thrills into a compelling performance.

FEMI LADI:

"From the first listen, I was blown away by the track. The song is hard, raw and in your face. I wanted to reflect that in this video. With a gritty performance being at the heart of it, I wanted an interesting way to showcase each rappers 'family' but keeping it in a cohesive world.

"The idea was to replicate the camera movement precisely for each performance, allowing us to switch between the rappers and their boys seamlessly throughout the video. The G6 moco guys really killed it and helped me understand the capacity of the robot. Together them and my DOP Stefan Yap really pushed for interesting angles and crazy moves whilst Pa, Backroad and their boys came with incredible energy every single take!

"Was a pleasure shooting this one!"

PRO Credits

Credits

DirectorFemi Ladi
ProducerFreddie Barrass
Production CompanyUntold Studios
Executive ProducerAnnie Ayres
1st ADJack Green
Director of PhotographyStefan Yap
Focus PullerMarcus Albertsen
GafferLee Brinkley
Art DirectorBrie Ahmed
WardrobeHolly McDonald
EditorRemi Aaron
ColouristAubrey Woodiwiss
Grading companyCarbon Vfx
Post production companyUntold Studios
CommissionerOksi Odedina
LabelWarner Records
Other creditsProduction Assistant: Tia Varnnard Spark: Kieran Brown MOCO: G6 MOCO MOCO OP: Rammy Anwar Photographer: John Ogunmuyiwa SFX: Ryan Crew, Joe White Styling Assistant: Frankie Noller, Imogen Alexander

David Knight - 12th Sept 2020

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