Cat Velez - 2nd Sept 2015

Will Young keeps them coming, with the latest video from his album 85% Proof - Dan Henshaw's stylish and poignant promo for Joy. And once again Will gives a wholehearted and winning performance, this time in the role of a human-scale mannequin who comes alive in what first appears to be a lifesize 1950s dolls house. 

But things are not quite as they seem. The viewpoint pulls away to reveal a banal facsimile of family life on a remote airport strip, and the full truth of this bizarre set-up, that it lies in the path of an atomic bomb test, is revealed in the final moments. Joy is fleeting indeed...

PRO Credits


DirectorDan Henshaw
ProducerHarvey Ascott
Production CompanyMPC Creative
Executive ProducerSkinner
Executive ProducerSophie Gunn
Production ManagerHelen Dulay
1st ADTristan Hefele
Director of PhotographyPatrick Meller
Focus PullerFran Weston
2nd ACWill Gardner
GafferDom Aronin
Art DirectorLord Whitney
WardrobeSusan Hildebrandt
HairNatasha Lawes
Make-upNatasha Lawes
EditorZoe Izzard
Editing companyMPC
ColouristRichard Fearon
Grading companyMPC
Post production companyMPC
Post ProducerTomek Zietkiewicz
Lead actorSophia Delpizzo
Director's RepresentationLas Bandas Be Brave
CommissionerTamara Brooks
LabelUniversal Island Records

Cat Velez - 2nd Sept 2015

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