‘The song is a story of a young revolutionary who becomes a corrupt fatcat after ‘the big victory’, a common South African story. For the video, Spoek ditched the spacey costumes and lights and went into inner-city Johannesburg, to shoot a grimy ghetto story in a grimey ghetto way, complete with barbershop skankin’, Congolese fishmarket parlaying and a dance competition in the park with the kids!!’
2FACED1.com shows one persons two different faces in photos;
WHAT YOU WANT TO BE
WHAT YOU FEAR TO BE
This leads to a discussion about stereotypes and inner fears of getting misunderstood by the surroundings. Thoughts that every thinking modern day person does reflect upon. We're asking every day people from an innercity context where old categories as ethnicity, nationality, gender, sexuality and class are reassessed, why they choose to look like they do. We’re diggin' deep, peeling off garments, codes and attributes. We’re searching for transnational identities - is the conclusion that we choose whoever we want to be today?!