Films : Jukebox : all

animate! synopsis

Street life, it’s the only life I know. In this uptempo party piece, xerox, paint and found-sound montage in with Curtis Mayfield, moving on up into fragmented experience.

short synopsis

“Two years in five minutes… How old are you?”

Employing a montage of xeroxed images, paintings and sound, Jukebox is a personal journey through fragmented experience.

key credits

director
Run Wrake
dubbing mixer
Richard Armsrong
incorporated music and sound materials
_Move On Up_ written and performed by Curtis Mayfield

Run Wrake

short biography

Run has lived in London and worked as a freelance animator since graduating from the Animation MA course at the Royal College of Art in 1990. He has produced several self-financed short films alongside commercials, titles and music videos (notably for Howie B and The Charlatans). For many years he contributed regular illustrations to NME magazine.

He completed his previous animate! commission Jukebox in 1994.

July 2004

filmography

Run Wrake Director

Short Films

ANYWAY 16mm 1990
JUKEBOX 16mm 1994
M2 PING BATTER PONG, PUSHAWAY, RHYTHM FILM Beta Video 1998
WHAT IS THAT Beta Video 2001
LESSONS IN SMOKING Beta Video/DVD 2002
NME GALLERY Beta Video/DVD 2002
RABBIT Beta 2005

Music Videos

CADILLAC GANG OF FOUR 1991 unavailable
TV TAN THE WILDHEARTS 1993 unavailable
MUSIC FOR BABIES HOWIE B 1996 35mm/Beta/DVD
BUTTMEAT HOWIE B 1996 Beta/DVD
WE HAVE EXPLOSIVE FUTURE SOUND OF LONDON 1996 Beta
ANGELS GO BALD TOO HOWIE B 1997 Beta
TAKE YOUR PARTNER HOWIE B & ROBBIE ROBERTSON 1997 Beta
SWITCH HOWIE B 1998 Beta
PUSSYFOOT DVD MANIAC MELODY, I CAN SING, SHE CALLED AGAIN 1999 Beta
PAPUA NEW GUINEA FUTURE SOUND OF LONDON 2000 Beta
WE BELONG IN THIS WORLD TOGETHER STEREO MCs 2001 Beta
MR BOBBY MANU CHAO 2001 Beta
TRY AGAIN TODAY THE CHARLATANS 2004 Beta
FLYOVER ASIAN DUB FOUNDATION 2005 Beta
MTV STINGS M STANDS FOR 1992 M ALSO STANDS FOR 1995 Beta/DVD
MTV ‘Musicman’ Idents 2005

Commercials

COCA COLA ‘Falling’ 1996 30”
COCA COLA ‘Easter Chicks’ 2000 30”
NATWEST BANK ‘Rear Window’ 1999 40”
ALIATEL PRAGUE 2000 2×30”

Television Graphics

JONATHAN ROSS PRESENTS… 1990 Title Sequence C4
MTV EUROPEAN TOP TWENTY 1999 Title Sequence & Graphic Design
THE SHOWBIZ SET 2002 Title Sequence C4
GUESS WHO’S COMING TO DINNER 2003 Title Sequence & Inserts BBC
IOO GREATEST MUSICALS / SEXY MOMENTS 2003 Title Sequences & Graphics C4

Live /Visuals

U2 POPMART TOUR 1997
BALTIMORE RAVENS Team Entrance 1998
SOUND REPUBLIC Bar 1998
OASIS GLASTONBURY 2004
U2 VERTIGO WORLD TOUR 2005
U2 / PAUL McCARTNEY LIVE 8 2005

3 October 2005

downloadable CV

animate_runwrake_biography01_full.jpg

23 September 2005

artist’s photo

14 September 2005

animate! films by this artist

Jukebox

Rabbit

artist’s website

Run Wrake

a film by Run Wrake

direction

director
Run Wrake

sound personnel

dubbing mixer
Richard Armsrong

incorporated music and sound material

Move On Up written and performed by Curtis Mayfield

support

special thanks

Roystin, Sara and Julie at Instinct, Jeremy Moorshead, Royal College of Art Animation Deparment, Bermuda Shorts, CFS Sound Laboratories, Ichiban Records, EMI Music Publishing

primary funding

Arts Council/Channel Four Animate! award

© Run Wrake 1994

film still:

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film still:

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technical

process summary

Montage of xeroxed images, paintings and sound.

master copy format

format
16mm
colour or black & white
colour

video distribution format

video format
BetaSP
screen aspect ratio
4:3
video standard
PAL
sound type
stereo

film distribution format

film format
16mm
screen aspect ratio
1:1.33
sound type
mono

distributor

LUX
info@lux.org.uk
+44 (0)20 7503 3980
www.lux.org.uk

production material

storyboard

storyboard sheet
*Jukebox* sample storyboard sheet
Jukebox sample storyboard sheet
storyboard sheet
animate_jukebox_storyboard01_full.jpg
Larger downloadable JPG version
storyboard sheet
Second *Jukebox* sample storyboard sheet
Second Jukebox sample storyboard sheet
storyboard sheet
animate_jukebox_storyboard02_full.jpg
Larger downloadable JPG version

script

post-production voice script
animate_jukebox_voice_script01.rtf
Post-production voice script
RTF format

first public screening

channel 4
21 November 1997