Quasi-Monte Carlo

2K video, 40 mins, 2019



[...]

Split the screen (2 minds at least)
Get rid of the static.
Notice there is a second mind. Maybe more?
[laughs] I mean That’s a big thing to notice.

[...]






A Paul Simon Richards film
in association with
Film London Artists’ Moving Image Network
and Arts Council England







Written, Directed and Produced by Paul Simon Richards

Performers: Jacky Bahbout and Alison Taylor Desuze
Additional performance: Shamus Fahy, Kenichi Iwasa, Guilhem Monceaux

Robes: Claire Hooper

Music: Kenichi Iwasa

Cinematography (London): Taina Galis
Cinematography (Monaco): Annette Remler
Cinematography (Imaginary): Paul Simon Richards

Additional Cameras (Monaco): Ruaidhri Ryan
Camera assistant (London): Rosie Taylor
Camera Trainee: Nicholas Canal Tinus
Set construction: Llew Watkins
Costume assistant: Jess Heritage

Production advisor: Ali Roche
Sound Producer: Robert Chen
Sound Assistant: Gonçalo Lamas

CGI: Paul Simon Richards
with assistance from
Hard body Modelling: Jay Wood
Fluid Dynamics: Adam Guzowski
Python Scripting: Adam Heslop



Head of Artists’ Moving Image: Maggie Ellis
Senior FLAMIN Manager: Rose Cupit
FLAMIN Production Officer: Greta Hewison



Special thanks to: Alessio Antoniolli, Arcade, Jacques Bahbout, Hulya Biren, British Airways, Jean-Christophe Cavallin, Annik Daniel, Tim Goalen, Axel Hoppenot, Monte Carlo Sociétés des Bains de Mer, Casino Monte Carlo, Joel Furness, Gasworks, Jesper Mortensen, Christian Mooney, Guilhem Monceaux, John Richards, Maggie Richards, Daniel Ripley, Kate Roberts, Spike Island, Adam Wilt, Shoni Vaknin, University of the Arts London Research, CLO Virtual Fashion Inc., Pixologic, Ranch computing, 3D Render & Beyond,



With support from: Arts Council England, Central St. Martins