A Meditation on Voyeurism in Alan Wilkis's Latest Music Video

Ryan O’Hara Theisen's cinematic video for Alan Wilkis's "Shadow," featuring Lyrics Born and White Hinterland, plays like a short film.

Ryan O’Hara Theisen's cinematic video for Alan Wilkis's "Shadow," featuring Lyrics Born and White Hinterland, plays like a short film. Self-conscious camerawork provides a creepy glimpse into the psychology of the story's disturbed antihero. The song, a collaboration between Wilkis, a Brooklyn-based musician, Lyrics Born, a Bay Area rapper, and White Hinterland, a singer-songwriter in Portland, Oregon, is available here.  

For more music by Alan Wilkis, visit http://wilcassettes.com/. For more work by Ryan O’Hara Theisen, go to http://luckyny.com/.

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Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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