A lyric video of The Specials - Ghost Town (1981).
The video addresses the themes of urban decay, deindustrialisation, unemployment and violence in inner cities present in the songs lyrics.

Projected onto picket sign to represent the riots with a corrugated iron background to represent the mines.
Typeface created by Flora Macrae, inspired by 1980s
picket signs. 

The Specials - Ghost Town 
Video ︎︎︎




Credits
A collaborative project under the alias “Offset Studio”

Type created and applied by Flora Macrae
Video created & edited by Theo Edkins


Theo Edkins, Flora Macrae, Charles Sedgwick.
Graphic Design
Bristol / Cornwall