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A Dizzying Zoetrope Flashes Scenes of Portugal Through a Train Window




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#Kevin McGlouglin
#music video
#Portugal
#short film
#trains
#video
#zoetropes

September 20, 2022

Grace Ebert

Irish director and animator Kevin McGloughlin (previously) and his brother Páraic (aka the McGloughlin Brothers) recently collaborated on a new short film that speeds through urban and rural regions of Portugal with an eye toward recurring structures and patterns. The music video for Bonobo’s new single “ATK,” the zoetrope flashes a series of photos at an incredibly fast pace, appearing to capture the scenes from the window of a train. Spliced into a dizzying sequence, the animation reveals a range of cohesive elements from the lines of terracotta roofing and ceramic tiles with colorful motifs to skinny streets that flicker in rapid succession.

Watch more mesmerizing compilations by the McGloughlin Brothers on Vimeo.

 

#Kevin McGlouglin
#music video
#Portugal
#short film
#trains
#video
#zoetropes

 

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