Rob Ulitski - 8th July 2021

Margot Bowman directs an steamy, nightclub-set showcase for new singer Charlotte Dos Santos. 

Both the video and track for Away From You centre on the idea of togetherness and unity, and Bowman interprets this into a glossy vision of movement and connection in an industrial setting.

DoP Aaron Reid builds upon the sensual aesthetic with coruscating lights and intimate camera angles, which is polished by Jason Wallis' beautiful grading work.

“I loved collaborating with Charlotte on this special project using beauty, time, and the premise that history is a construct to explore her unique world," says Margot Bowman. "It's such a powerful time to re-examine the past and build a better future out of what we find there.”

PRO Credits

Credits

DirectorMargot Bowman
ProducerChris Murdoch
Production CompanyPrettybird
Executive ProducerJuliette Larthe
1st ADAlasdair Copland
Director of PhotographyAaron Reid
Focus PullerMo Akyildiz
2nd ACJack Lightfoot (camera dept)
GafferRamzey Sabbagh
Production designerLouis Simonon
StylistLeah Abbott
HairKarla Q Leon
Make-upAna Takahashi
EditorAika Miyake
ColouristJason Wallis
Grading companyElectric Theatre Collective
Grade ProducerOliver Whitworth
VFXSarah Banks
CommissionerEd Pearson At Because Music
LabelBecause Music
Other creditsRunners: Lucia Ritucci, Tyshan Dwyer, Sharifa Nakawooya Sparks: Henry Howe, Shaun Clarke Stylist's Assistant: Lily Mcmurray Hair Assistant: Sade-Amour Mirabal Art Assistants: Tomomi Kishimoto-Eley, Eddie Amos Dancers: Edison Lasso, Alice Papa, Glen Tubon, Treasure Iyamu, Alexandros Beshonges Photographer: Margot Bowman Photographic Assistant: Renate Ariadne BTS Photographer: Alex Lambert Post Producer: Jared Thomas At Cut + Run LA VFX: Sarah Banks Creative Director : Margot Bowman Camera Supplied By Fava Rental Lighting Supplied By Glo Lighting Special Thanks To Studio/Spaces

Rob Ulitski - 8th July 2021

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