Cat Velez - 16th June 2015

Cyrus Mirzashafa brings us this video for Palace's chilled-out track Kiloran that champions a home movie aesthetic, complete with a split screen like a vintage hand-held slide viewer. The video merges experimental visuals and holiday snapshots of summers gone by – an excellent marriage of woozy sounds and dreamy images. 


"The video was sort of inspired by that scene in Flash Gordon when, Dr. Hans Zarkov is mind-tortured by Klytus (gold face), with this elaborate device that plays back Zarkov's life and conception in pictures. I like that idea of all that imagery from an old man's life lucidly playing out with the track, in a non-literal way. And having some fat lips to sing the lyrics of course."


Executive ProducerScott Altman
CommissionerOlivia Hobbs
Director's RepresentationDefunct Films
DirectorCyrus Mirzashafa
ProducerAdam Lilley
Production CompanyDefunct Films
AnimatorAga Furtak
EditorCyrus Mirzashafa

Cat Velez - 16th June 2015

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