Jimmy Brown - 29th Jan 2013

Using over 3,800 video frames that were handcut then animated, LAMAR+NIK's promo for Samantha Crain's Never Going Back marries the sparse soundtrack with this simple but very effective stop-motion video in delicious lo-fi monochrome.

"The frames were set in a row, filmed in one single take/shot, and later sped up to match the song" explain the directing duo...

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Director of PhotographySpenser Sakurai
Production AssistantEmily M
CommissionerJames Abbott

Jimmy Brown - 29th Jan 2013

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