Loryn ft Rudimental 'Stand By' by Dan Henshaw
From a Caribbean beach to busy London streets, Dan Henshaw shows the importance of cricket to different nations and generations, through the journey of a cricket ball.
And he mixes in the good vibes of singer Loryn getting together with her pals from Rudimental, in the video for Stand By, the official song of the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
"This was a bit of an unusual job. As well as the label and artist brief there was also input from the Cricket World Cup and their ad agency, due to the fact thay this track is the official song of the 2019 CWC.
"The challenge was to make a music video that referenced cricket without being an explicitly cricket-themed promo. For me the most important thing was to include a subtle nod to each of the countries coming to the UK to compete and to reflect the multicultural nature of the tournament.
"One of my favourite books, Don DeLillo’s modern classic novel Underworld, uses a baseball from an historic World Series game as a device to link together literary vignettes that span contemporary America. The book isn’t actually about baseball, it is about people and the human condition. I wanted to approach this film in a similar way. Using a cricket ball as a motif to connect a collage of scenes creating a soulful, uplifting portrait of a multicultural United Kingdom coming together for a good time.
"Big thanks to all the super talented people who helped make this video happen."
|Producer||Vanessa Mc Donnell|
|Production Company||Common People Films|
|Executive Producer||Ramy Dance|
|Executive Producer||Tony Roberts|
|1st AD||Jerome Franc|
|1st AD||James Dyer|
|Director of Photography||Franklin Dow|
|Focus Puller||Juan Minotta|
|2nd AC||Holly Smyth|
|Art Director||Ben Austin|
|Hair & Make-up||Grace Gray|
|Editing company||Town Productions|
|Post production company||Ntropic|
|Post Producer||Aidan Gibbons|
|Lead actor||Anna Mcauley|
|Director's Representation||Las Bandas Be Brave|
|Other credits||DIT: Jeremy Balderstone Loc Manager: Dom Greatrex BTS: Sam Friend Runner. Artur Haluda|
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