VFX Breakdown – Leningrad’s Kolshik (Tattoo Artist) Music Video by CGF
These Russian VFX houses really have a style to what they are pushing out there. This music video for Russian “Gypsy Punk” rock band Leningrad makes even more sense visually and thematically when you find out it was directed by Ilya Naishuller, the same director of the visceral Hardcore Henry.
CGF Visual Effects Facility is a Russia based VFX studio opened in 2004 who works on films and TV primarily in the Russian market. I”ve grown quite fond of their work that they seem to be consistently pushing out. But this music video tops the list.
The crazy, violent, Rube Goldberg disastrous music video plays out backwards and you’ll see how a burning circus being evacuated came to be. Check out the breakdown
Oh and it makes just as much sense when reversed and played in chronological order, a lot of thought went into this one: