Rhett Nicholl 'Hold On' by Melody Maker
Melody Maker directs a transcendent promo for new RCA signing Rhett Nicholl.
Shot on 16mm, we see the artist performing in an apartment surrounded by religious iconography, as an otherworldly sun burns through the windows and drenches the location in a saturated yellow light.
Layered with abstract cutaways and experimental animation, the cinematography by Thomas English is gorgeous, perfectly suited to the concept, and the use of multiple formats adds a contemporary spin to the nostalgic style.
|Producer||Jake River Parker|
|Production Company||Common People Films|
|Executive Producer||Ramy Dance|
|Production Manager||Oliver Hill|
|1st AD||Sam Roffey|
|Director of Photography||Thomas English|
|Focus Puller||Chris Steel|
|2nd AC||Alison Martin|
|Art Director||Katie South|
|Post Producer||Charlie Morris|
|Other credits||Spark - Berlinda Best|
Melody Maker's video for Greentea Peng explores an issue that was facing Londoners before the trauma of Covid-19: the disruption to local communities caused by redevelopment and gentrification.
Back in the midst of Deep Lockdown, director Melody Maker co-created a video with R&B artist JGrrey for her single Ain't So, which ushers the viewer into a fantastical world of …
Greentea Peng meditates on human nature, and a tumultuous year, in a perpetually-moving rollercoaster of a concept for Revolution devised by Melody Maker.
Melody Maker embraces a slick, cyberpunk aesthetic in her gripping promo for Mahalia's Jealous, featuring Rico Nasty.
Greatcoat Films have officially announced the signing of BAFTA-winning filmmaker Georgina …
Italian director Giulia Mucci, creator of comic-horror shorts The Exorsink and DECREPITO, has …
A new online platform has launched called Scouty, offering a new way to discover and book film and …
Having worked with some of the most exciting new artists, including Berwyn, Arlo Parks, Fred …
Agile Films have announced the signing of Dumas Haddad to their directors roster for music videos …
Wendy Morgan, director of award-winning music videos for the likes of Alicia Keys and Janelle …