Jeangu Macrooy – Birth of A New Age

Music Video

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The video of Birth of a new Age is a story about rebellion and resilience, told from an afro spiritual perspective. Director Kevin Osepa mesmerizes the audience with spirituality and mythology on a journey from rebellion to liberation, symbolized by Jeangu’s baptism, erupting in a powerful, colourful celebration. The celebration of a new age.


Concept & Director: Kevin Osepa | Production Company: Smarthouse | Executive Producer: Danielle Guirguis | Producer: Julia Schmidt | Director of Photography: Jasper Wolf nsc | Editors: Fatih Tura & Maarten Ernest | Colourist: Qianwei Tong for Captcha Rotterdam | Artist Manager: Pieter Perquin | Focus Puller: Rob Van Dam | First Assistant Director: Marjan Lammers | Production coördinator: Felix Dukker | Gaffer: Maarten Rijnbeek | Best Boy: Yoshua Thomassen | Electricians: Joris Hoevenberg, Wesley Spruijt & Gijs Becks | Choreographer: Remy Tilburg | Art director: Melissa Kooijmans for Studio Ricco | Set dresser: Suzanne Koopstra | Set dresser assistant: Esra Copur | Styling: Lissa Brandon | Styling assistant: Madlyn Saswin & Goldie | Koto styling: Dean Grootfaam | Key Hair stylist: Sarah Schaap | Hair Stylist: Nick Kersten | Key Make-up Artist: Kimberley Lau | Make-up Assistant: Marc Roderwijn & Imke Jasmijn | Production Assistants: Noël Oosterhof, Daga Szarlata, Daimy Muti, Zoë Michelle Huveneers, Beatrice Lontani, Tivjenne Kootes, Quincy Lettinck | Data wrangler: Ot Leendertse. ‍Special thanks to all rental companies! Lighting equipment: Lux & co | Camera equipment: Camalot | Cherry Picker: Peinemann