The Light

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Behind "The Light": Quick Change

The production of The Light is orchestrated around Zhalarina Sanders playing two characters — her mother and herself — each at odds with one another. The narrative and the shoot move swiftly through different settings and moods requiring rapid-fire costume changes. Watch Zhalarina and the producers of The Light execute a costume change during a long but fast-paced film shot.

AIRED: May 17, 2020 | 0:00:45
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- (♪ Oooh, oooh )

- ♪ I'll be the light before it gets dark

♪ cause I'm the one who memorized the beat of your heart

♪ and you won't have to go far

♪ to find a thorough reminder of who you are

♪ I'll be the light before it gets dark

♪ cause I'm the one who memorized the beat of your heart

♪ and you won't have to go far

♪ to find a thorough reminder of who you are

- ZHALARINA HELENE SANDERS!

WHO? NO, NO, I DON'T WANNA HEAR IT!

I DON'T WANNA HEAR IT!

WHO IS THIS?

IS THIS THAT LITTLE GIRL YOU BEEN TEXTING?

WHAT'S HER NAME, ZHALARINA?

I'M NOT PLAYING WIT YOU, LITTLE GIRL!

- ♪ Of course, the parent was cooking,

♪ of course she was stressed

♪ of course I jumped in front of a bullet train with a text

♪ of course she read it loud, with throw up in her mouth

♪ of course I couldn't breathe enough to lie


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