Cat Velez - 7th Apr 2016

Senegalese music icon Baaba Maal has released this stunning video for Gilli Men directed by Nate Camponi, in which movement, art and neon colours collide into a sensuous celebration of human expression.

The video cycles through a group of artists as they react to the music and engage with their own creative mediums, including a graffiti artist painting a mural in vivid colour and a troupe of neon-splattered dancers performing under the vibrant reflection of a blacklight. Not to mention the fine artists - a painter who makes a portrait and a sculptor who make a bust - both of Baaba Maal.

PRO Credits


DirectorNate Camponi
ProducerKate Brady
ProducerDaisy Brown
Production CompanyChief Productions
Director of PhotographyJames Watson
ColouristJames Bamford
Grading companyThe Mill
Director's Rep (UK)Alexa Haywood at Free Agent UK
CommissionerJohn Moule

Cat Velez - 7th Apr 2016

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