WAI by illbeso

"WAI," a cinematic journey by London's Illbeso, invites viewers into a surreal dreamscape where industrial remnants transform into a pulsating realm of wonder. Within this abandoned setting, 3D and 2D animations converge, painting a vivid picture of a bizarre rave.

As the techno beats resonate, eccentric partygoers, adorned with mysterious faces, dance amid the decay, and a peculiar traffic cone becomes a recurrent symbol. Illbeso's lyrics, a techno-driven exploration of existential queries, add a layer of introspection to the surreal festivities.

The film crescendos with a colossal Frankenstein figure, a visual masterpiece formed from a tapestry of mind-altering visuals. Its abstract presence eclipses the sky, marking a climax that transcends conventional storytelling.

"WAI" stands as a testament to Illbeso's avant-garde approach, blurring the lines between reality and fantasy. The film's finale leaves a lingering impact, challenging viewers to embrace the unconventional and revel in the boundless possibilities of cinematic expression. In Illbeso's world, the ordinary becomes extraordinary, and the abandoned becomes a canvas for a mesmerizing exploration of the human experience.

  • Michelangelo De Cia
  • Giovanni Zanella
  • Alessandro Beso
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Music Video
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 13 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    September 20, 2023
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Director - Michelangelo De Cia, Giovanni Zanella