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Fleet Foxes – Mykonos

I remember how they took you down
As the winter turned the meadow brown.

Fleet Foxes: Mykonos - MPEG-4 clip
For every up there is a down, for every square there is a round, for every high there is a low, for every to there is a from. That’s what makes the world go round.

Mykonos is featured on Fleet Foxes‘ EP entitled Sun Giant and released on April 2008 for Bella Union and Sub Pop.

The music video has been directed and animated by Sean Pecknold and produced at Grandchildren.

Illustrations and artwork: Jesse Brown. Animaton assistants: Toby Liebowitz and Chris Ando. Art director: Sean Pecknold.

The video was shot using a Nikon D90 and Dragon Stop Motion software. After Effects was used to sequence the images.

Per ogni quà c’è sempre un là, per ogni se c’è sempre un ma, per ogni su c’è sempre un giù, per ogni men c’è sempre un più. Questo il mondo fa girar.

Mykonos si trova sull’EP dei Fleet Foxes intitolato Sun Giant ed uscito nell’aprile del 2008 per Bella Union e Sub Pop.

Il video musicale è stato diretto ed animato da Sean Pecknold e prodotto presso Grandchildren.

Illustrazioni ed artwork: Jesse Brown. Assistenti animatori: Toby Liebowitz e Chris Ando. Direzione artistica: Sean Pecknold.

Il video è stato girato usando una Nikon D90 ed il software Dragon Stop Motion, più After Effects per montare le foto in sequenza.

© 2009
thanks Sean!
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TAG: Tutti i post su Mykonos.

DOWNLOAD (1280×720): Scarica Mykonos.
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DOWNLOAD (ALT.): Scarica Mykonos.
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WATCH (ALT.): Guarda Mykonos in finestra.
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DOWNLOAD (768×432): Scarica Mykonos.
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MAKING OF: Il post di Mykonos: Making of.

LINK: Visita Grandchildren.

LINK: Visita Jesse Brown.

LINK: Visita In Bruno, sito di Toby Liebowitz.

IMDB: Pagina di Sean Pecknold

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{ 4 } Comments

  1. Anonymous | 4 May 2009 at 06:57 | Permalink

    So simple and yet so inventive … just great!
    Thanx, Dek!!!
    T.

  2. George | 29 May 2009 at 11:12 | Permalink

    Yeah, this one is phenomenal. Just wondering, did you get the sense that the two triangles were heavily personified? I mean, there was a whole story about their perseverance and by the end, I was looking at them like a character, even though they were clearly just two ordinary shapes. Great example of humanizing and personifying. It does help that I was a big fan of Hello: Grandchildren’s video for “White Winter Hymnal” that you posted here a while ago. Since viewing the last music video, I’ve actually gotten their album.

    Oh yeah, and both of these videos feel very similar to Yeasayer’s “Wait for the Summer” that I found here quite a while ago. I did a little digging, but couldn’t find any talent crossover though. Perhaps the analogue stop motion look is just in style right now.

  3. DeK - Delirium et Kaos | 31 May 2009 at 07:31 | Permalink

    Yea. Gotta say that at first I haven’t even noticed the main character (but still found the whole extremely fascinating and enjoyable)

    Gotta love stop motion.

  4. symptoms of pregnancy | 22 June 2011 at 04:47 | Permalink

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