Death metal punks go surfing in Terry Hall's new Muse promo 'Supremacy'
This dramatic and cinematic promo for Muse was shot on location
in LA by Director Terry Hall and Love Productions. The aim was to
show the coming together of two very different cultures, reflecting
the contrast in styles of music used in the song. "The song is made
up of two really contrasting styles: half of it has super-heavy,
Led Zep-esque guitar riffs and the other half is really stripped
back with these orchestral breakdowns," Terry explains.
The promo was then graded in London. "We decided a blended
colour palette worked well for the individual scenes," said Mill
Colourist Aubrey Woodiwiss. "No colours in the scenes pop out and
with a softness in the contrast it gave it a slight dreamy feel,
like moving it away from vivid reality. It was also necessary to
move the different camera formats to the same place so it felt