Quasi-Monte Carlo

2K video, 52 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

Costume Design: 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

Sound Producer: Robert Chen
Sound Assistant: Gonçalo Lamas

Computer Generated Imagery: Paul Simon Richards
SDS Modelling: Jay Wood

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

With support from: Arts Council England Grants for the Arts, Monte Carlo Sociétés des Bains de Mer, Central St. Martins, Silvia Fiorucci-Roman, Ranch Computing, Nvidia, British Airways, Spike Island, Gasworks, Phototechniques

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,