Experimental Short | Runtime 9’ | 2019

A contemplation of mortality and re-birth and a meditation on our coexistence with nature, PORTRAITS OF SOUND is seven portraits of Shanghai-based musicians weaved togethed, each film as a single take accompanied by the musicians’ own music.

On Nowness

Musicians: Chacha, Guan, Zean, Alex Wang, Empress CC!, Mirrors, Dream Can

Direct: DJ Furth
Cinematography: Gianpaolo Lupori
Produce: Xixi Nie
Art Direct: Sakura Fischer
AD: Nathaniel Brown
HMU: Pipi / 皮皮
Stylist: Ying Xiaolei
Gear: Hu Jie / 胡杰, Victor Ivanov & Kristian Hansen
1st AC / Focus Puller: Andre Wan
Gaffer: Hu Jie / 胡杰, Jin Dong
Head on table: Emily Chee
People on the ground: Francesca Urijoe and Davide Rossi