David Knight - 17th Oct 2017

The third instalment of Cyrus Mirzashafa's trilogy of videos for Two Penny Blue is a satisfying look at the arc of a relationship, from the spark of attraction to painful split, but with more wit and flair than this kind of story usually gets.

Mirzashafa gets up close to his couple with an 80-90's vibe, big hair, colourful clothes and a carefree attitude in TPB's Blondie. It's lighthearted, but you care about them when it all goes wrong - testament to Mirzashafa's editing as well his directing.

PRO Credits


DirectorCyrus Mirzashafa
ProducerAndy Woodruff
Production CompanyEpik Music Videos
Production ManagerOlivia Angelique
Director of PhotographyMike Davies
EditorCyrus Mirzashafa
Other creditsSuper Runner: James Hatton

David Knight - 17th Oct 2017

Related Content


Two Penny Blue 'Get Well Soon' by Cyrus Mirzashafa

Cyrus Mirzashafa has completed the final instalment in the trilogy of videos for London folk-rock outfit Two Penny Blue - a biographical tale of the difficult upbringing of lead singer Tommy, …

David Knight - 20th Feb 2018


Palace 'Kiloran' by Cyrus Mirzashafa

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 …

Cat Velez - 16th June 2015


Jennings Couch 'Blue' by Cyrus Mirzashafa

Cyrus Mirzashafa captures a rousing performance by singer-songwriter Jennings Couch of his song Blue in a field on Tottenham Marshes, mostly on richly grainy and colourful Super 8mm. 

Promonews - 5th June 2019

Latest News