Wednesday, 30 November 2011

The Japanese Popstars - Premieres on Vevo

Our video for The Japanese Popstars - "Shells of Silver" Premieres on Vevo today. Check it out!


Saturday, 26 November 2011

The Japanese Popstars Feat. James Vincent McMorrow

Cagoule are very excited to have just completed the lastest music video for The Japanese Popstars. The track called "Shells of Silver" features the vocals of James Vincent McMorrow and is a beautiful piece of music. The directors felt compelled to do the track justice and to paint it with simillarly beautiful pictures.

Photography was captured over 7 days, mostly at first light and the early hours to represent scenes of solitude and isolation. Care was taken not to feature any cars or people, other than the cast of dancers. Particular focus was given to the urban landscape, and the team travelled both within the uk and Poland in search of locations. Directors Abby and Lewis were joined by DOPs Minttu Mantynen and Scott Ward, for the UK locations, . Lewis and Abby then carried on to Poland to complete the stunning imagery for the video.

Abby skillfully choreographed wonderfully simple, gestures of movement, that give the video an artistic integrity and highly emotive response.

The whole project was completed in under two weeks to meet the deadline from the label (EMI Records). A big thank you to all who helped make this video that we are very proud of.

The video is due to be released middle of next week so watch this space!!

image by Minttu Mantynen

Tuesday, 1 November 2011

The new Cagoule Productions showreel

We're proud to announce our latest showreel is now ready for viewing. It's been a while since our last update so we had the opportunity to do a complete refresh. A separate motion graphics reel will be ready soon.

Thursday, 15 September 2011

"Inhabitants" trailer

This new film work is a short extract from the longer live production. Inhabitants is an original theatrical experience fusing live contemporary dance, sound and film.

"interesting and unique" The Skinny

"working across artforms and exploring new ideas, both of which Inhabitants does with style" The Scotsman

"Joanne Pirrie and Claricia Kruithoff consistently hold the eye" The Herald

Wednesday, 29 June 2011

Skyscanner

Skyscanner, the free flight comparison site, asked cagoule to produce a video promoting their most recent version of their successful iPhone app. Eight separate language versions were required representing their major markets. Cagoule turned around all eight inside a week to meet a tight deadline.

Friday, 17 June 2011

In production

Currently in production:

Commercial for new Skyscanner iPhone App.
Music video for French band "Matier."
Andy Murray career timeline, motion graphics, RBS.
Personal Finance Education Awards, nominee videos from 13 locations around the UK.
Macmillan Cancer Support, Antrim palliative care unit video

Thursday, 12 May 2011

Inhabitants sneak preview


We've been very busy producing our live show "Inhabitants" and after an intense residency at Dancebase, we're ready to give an intimate preview to a lucky audience. Please come along to Dancebase, grassmarket, Edinburgh at 5pm. Friday 13th may.

The show can be seen in full at:

Wednesday, 9 March 2011

Our live show "inhabitants" is now confirmed as part of Mapping festival, VJ festival in Geneva. Our performance is scheduled for 26th May @mappingfestival
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