Promonews - 3rd June 2013

Using four tracks from Zomby’s forthcoming With Love album, London-based director Ollie Evans delivers an emotional study of ‘still life’ in his promo for the UK electronic producer.

Filmed in slow-motion and graded in black and white, Ollie portrays a modern tale of love, friendship, family and violence – delivered in a series of tableau vivants – moving still pictures.

Ollie Evans: “Zomby’s music is so rich and full of emotion that it inspired me to want to create a music video that explored the human condition.

“I’ve been fascinated by the idea of creating a tableau vivant in slow motion for a while and this seemed a good opportunity to explore that combination with the circle of life concept.

“I find that there is something very contemplative and thought provoking about watching people stand still in emotive poses and I thought the contrast of that stillness would work in harmony with the depth of the music.”

PRO Credits


DirectorOllie Evans
ProducerDrew O'Neill
Production CompanyBullion Productions
Director of PhotographySam Goldie
Production ManagerSimona Boulding
Production AssistantDoug Cox
1st ADJames Evered
2nd ADKim Stoklasa
Focus PullerAndrew Trewartha
DITBen Marshall
GafferMike Casserly
SparkRob Stewart
StylistNed Membery
StylistHeather Falconer
Hair & Make-upFabio Gomez
Hair & Make-upAnna Thompson
Set designSets Appeal
RunnerKwame Okraku
RunnerSimon Preston Scott
EditorDavid Graham
ColouristJack McGinity
Other creditsCast: Emma Sylvester, Patrick Henderson, Mary Ballantine, Joel Palmer, Laura Cherry, Jacob Potison, Aran Gregory, Mark Winkless, Jobe Williams, Natalia Tagliaferri, Ella Rose, Sean McPherson, Lucy Chappell Vintage Stone Island jackets supplied by Too Hot International Thanks to: Hannah & Rachel Terwillinger, Jamie Keate

Promonews - 3rd June 2013

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