Cat Velez - 23rd Sept 2015

Last year, Bouha Kazmi captured our imagination with his video for The Ramona Flowers' Tokyo, and since then has also been nominated for a Young Director Award at Cannes. His new music video for Jamie Lawson’s track Wasn’t Expecting That is proof that Kazmi hasn't lost his flair for expressive storytelling.

It's a beautifully crafted, tender film boasting a strong combination of great performances and gorgeous visuals, with a simple narrative exploring the ups and downs of a couple’s life together. Rhythmically and tonally, the video perfectly befits the song, resulting in poignant and tear-jerking piece.


DirectorBouha Kazmi
Executive ProducerLuti Fagbenle
ProducerShabana Mansuri
CommissionerDan Curwin
Director of PhotographySergio Delgado
Production designerMiren Maranon
Costume designerHannah Glossop
Hair & Make-upCandy Alderson
SteadicamAndrew Fletcher
1st ADGeraint Hill
EditorJames Wright
Editing companyTenThree
ColouristDan Moran
Grading companySmoke & Mirrors
Post ProducerMax Colt
Post production companyGloria FX
Production CompanyLUT! MED!A
LabelGingerbread Man Records (Warner Music)
Focus PullerMike Linforth
Other creditsElderly Couple: Rowena Bentley & Gene Foad Middle Couple: Stella Stocker & Richard Keep Teenage Couple: Ruby Kammer & Will Burren

Cat Velez - 23rd Sept 2015

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