Jimmy Brown - 16th Mar 2015

Set against the desolate and beautiful landscape of Kiruna in Sweden, Ben Strebel's first project since joining Caviar late last year is a mysterious and engrossing promo to partner Higher by acclaimed new band Kate Boy.

Filmed in extremely testing conditions - including having only five hours of sunlight per day, and sub-sub-zero temperatures - Ben's metaphor for a 'society under the watchful eye of an oppressive force' focuses on several characters fight against heavy dictatorship who stamp out any individuality.


"The reason this film came together was that the band and I went on this journey as collaborators. From street casting to working in minus 30 degree conditions, the band were hands on and always helpful - a joy to work with and co-conspirators in the making of this strange world in the ice and snow. I hope we work together again soon!" 

• Interview with Ben about the making of the video at 1.4

PRO Credits


DirectorBen Strebel
Production CompanyCaviar
ProducerAdam Farley
Executive ProducerKatie Dolan
Executive ProducerLouise Gagen
Executive ProducerSorcha Shepherd
Production AssistantZac Moss
Director of PhotographyVictor Seguin
Service CompanySalmon Fox Sweden
Service ProducerMatthias Fjellstrom
Service Co Exec ProducerSusanne Karlsson
SteadicamNéstor Salazar
Gaffer TraineeNichlas Samuelsson
DIT TraineeVictoria Karlsson
RunnerAdam Rudegran
Costume SupervisorSara Sensoy
StylistKascha Walker
Make-upSophia Petterson
EditorJames Rose
Editing companyFinal Cut
Post production companyElectric Theatre Collective
Post ProducerJames Drew
ColouristHoumam Abdallah
VFXTaran Spear
LabelFiction Records
CommissionerLisa Ward

Jimmy Brown - 16th Mar 2015

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