Rob Ulitski - 2nd Oct 2020

A woman is beckoned into the woods by a part of herself, in Stevie Russell's absorbing video for Aaron Smith. 

Ethereal and introspective, the video for Unconditional opens with the main character - played by Cadhla O’Reilly - as she follows her doppelgänger through a forest, matching her steps and exploring the environment as one entity. 

The space is an opportunity for reflection and understanding, and as O'Reilly connects with nature and the signs of life that surround her, she dissolves the regret and pain that have been holding her back. 

Beautifully shot by DoP James Mather, the earthy colour palettes and layered visuals encapsulate the concept, translating the lyrics to something incredibly universal and relatable. 

Credits

DirectorStevie Russell
ProducerRichard Bolger
Production CompanyHail Mary Films
1st ADKatie Pruitt
Director of PhotographyJames Mather
Art DirectorBob Corish
WardrobeSarah Lanagan
Make-upStephanie Kavanagh
ColouristMichael Donnelly
Lead actorCadhla O’Reilly
Lead actorSadhbh O’Reilly

Rob Ulitski - 2nd Oct 2020

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