Breakbot 'My Toy' by AB/CD/CD
Directing team AB/CD/CD have created a superbly entertaining video for French producer Breakbot's My Toy – featuring British DJ & vocalist Yasmin – which gives the classic Hollywood musical production number a sexy, Gallic-flavoured modern twist.
The toy in question is a boy robot without a face, brought to life by a bevy of girl designers and engineers - and whisked off in an animatronic seat - shaped like a female breast. Thus the sexy retro-futurist tone is set for the rest of the video, with our awestruck robot protagonist observing a parade of attractive women as they perform an elaborate choreography including seductive cat costumes as well as aerobics and cheerleading routines.
The engineers back at the lab eventually decide upon a face which reflects his state of overwhelmed excitement. But having been primed for love with one partner, will true love prevail? Our will our boy robot be a little too human?
|Production Company||Partizan Darkroom|
|Executive Producer||Stan Bertin|
|1st AD||Vincent Champagnac|
|Director of Photography||Martial Schmeltz|
|Post production company||Digital District|
|Post Producer||François Schmidt|
|Label||Ed Banger / Because Music|
|Other credits||Set Designers : Audrey Malecot & Pierre Pell Choreography : Cathy Ematchoua Robot : Tom Migne Dance Leader : Aurélie Giboire Dancers : Magali Lange, Mélanie Gracia, Lauranne Le Porchou, Estelle Manas, Leslie Louis-Jean, Fiona Deshayes Client : Pages Jaunes Agency : Sid Lee|
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