The Island

Music video for the song "The Island" by Sweet Play.
Written and Directed by Darrell Lee Hall.

In a world where mankind finds itself immersed in artificial paradises via virtual reality, a young woman tries to make sense of the present in order to find her lost love.

  • Darrell Lee HALL
    Director
    Mathéo ; The Last Heartache
  • Darrell Lee HALL
    Writer
    Mathéo ; The Last Heartache
  • Darrell Lee HALL
    Producer
    Mathéo ; The Last Heartache
  • Clarisse NORMAND
    Key Cast
    Un Grand Silence
  • Léo POCHAT
    Key Cast
    Justines
  • Project Type:
    Music Video, Short
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 10 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 30, 2016
  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • Country of Filming:
    France
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital 4K
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • TMFF - The Monthly Film Festival (Nov. 2016)
    Glasgow
    United Kingdom
    Music Video of the Month
  • International Monthly Film Festival (Dec. 2016)
    Copenhagen
    Denmark
    Best Music Video
  • California Film Awards (Dec. 2016)
    San Diego, CA
    United States
    Gold Award (Music Video Section)
  • Boomtown Film & Music Festival (Feb. 2017)
    Beaumont, TX
    United States
    2nd Place (Music Video Competition)
  • Azalea Film Festival (April 2017)
    Mobile, AL
    United States
    Best Music Video
  • Albuquerque Film & Music Experience (June 2017)
    Albuquerque, NM
    United States
    Best Music Video
  • Comic Con Palm Springs / GeekFest (Aug. 2017)
    Palm Springs, CA
    United States
    Best Music Video
  • Long Beach Comic Con / GeekFest (Sept. 2017)
    Long Beach, CA
    United States
    Best Music Video
  • HawaiiCon / GeekFest (Sept. 2017)
    Hawaii, HI
    United States
    Best Music Video
  • Stan Lee's LA Comic Con / GeekFest (Oct. 2017)
    Los Angeles, CA
    United States
    Gold Award (Music Video Category)
  • Rhode Island Comic Con / GeekFest (Nov. 2017)
    Providence, RI
    United States
    Best Music Video
  • Lift-Off Global Network Season Awards (Jan. 2017)
    London
    United Kingdom
    Music Video of the Year
Director Biography - Darrell Lee HALL

After completing his masters program in Film & Media Studies with an emphasis on screenwriting, Darrell Lee Hall attended Luc Besson’s brand new film school in Paris (France) – L’École de la Cité du Cinéma. He graduated there in July 2014, after he followed a two year course in filmmaking. During his time at this film school, he completed three short films, and got to work on several movie sets.

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