Music clip for “I am not a robot” by Marina and the Diamonds.
Conceived for a “Robot Re-Make Competition” on YouTube.
Toby and Muriel are in love, but she is just trouble. Toby has prepared a video to tell her how he feels.
Concept, direction, editing.
Song written by Marina Diamandis.
Performed by Marina and the Diamonds.
Released on the EP “The Crown Jewels”, the album “The Family Jewels” and as a single on various formats.
To Günther P. and Sarah Nist for their love and (camera) support.
Written and directed: Álex Hernández-Puertas
Camera assistants: Günther P. y Sarah Nist
Original title: I am not a robot
Original format: HD 1080p30
Camera: Kodak Zi8
Shot February-April 2010
Premiered on Youtube on May 2nd, 2010
Frankfurt: private home, Ikea, MyZeil shopping centre, Carlbusch circus, light sculpture “Puls der Stadt” by Stefan Walz and BlueMars for Luminale at Börsenplatz, Dippmess fairground, Saturn shop, pillow-fight flashmob at Hauptwache on April 17th, Holzhausenpark, Main river and Frankfurt-Limburg road
Cologne: Ludwig Museum’s terrace at Frankenplatz
Plane footage: Aer Lingus flights Frankfurt-Dublin (night) and Dublin-Frankfurt (day)