They say that cinema and all kinds of video are a director’s medium (as opposed to theater, which is an actor’s medium).
Well, they’re wrong. Cinema and all kinds of video are a music composer’s and sound designer’s medium. Shoot whatever you like — the sunset at Ibiza, the eruption of Krakatoa, the migration of the Wildebeest or the greatest party on Earth — it will look and sound as good as its music and sound allow it.
To prove this point, here is the iconic video Dancing In The Street, starring Mick Jagger and David Bowie.
‘All you need is music!’
From the bays of Pearl Coast,
Fish a ton of oysters, strike a shiny pearl.