When it came to editing their latest video, UK band Skunk Anansie has proven that they are not playing games.
Online PR News – 22-April-2013 – Miami/Florida – The British band Skunk Anansie, which according to the Guinness Book of British Hit Singles and Albums is one of the most successful UK chart acts since 1952, used Pablo Piriz’s great editing prowess to tell their story in “This is not a Game”, the video clip for their latest hit.
“I aimed at a achieving a powerful edit for which I was provided with great visuals and a strong song” said Pablo of his work. “The challenge was to find a driving visual beat that really bonded into the song’s core”. Not doubt Pablo, who is Upstairs Senior Creative Editor, handily excelled in the achievement of his goals.
The video clip features the face of Skunk Anansie lead singer Skin’s being projected over her own face as well as the faces of the other band members. The visually compelling effect is part of a game of reveal that accentuates the tension of the song’s strong lyrics and driving music. The final result is a powerful visual that perfectly complements an irresistible musical accomplishment.