LMF-Be Home

animation | music video | concert visual

The video originally is a concert visual for the legendary Cantonese Hip-Hop Group "LMF" in Hong Kong. Title of the song "返屋企" means Be Home in Cantonese.

 

In 1997, Hong Kong underwent Handover to China and the Asian financial crisis, Hong Kongers has lost faith in their home - Hong Kong. The sense of belonging to Hong Kong was gradually fading and people became more indifferent to society, leading to a migration tide. The song encourages Hong Kongers to take pride in their home no matter where they have been.

 

Features of Hong Kong like high-rise compact buildings, bamboo scaffolds, neon signs, metro station names etc. were used as visual elements to create a journey of going home.