Royal Albert: Your Room Will Be Ready by Tomboy Films
The Royal Albert Hall has launched its 150th anniversary year with a 90-second tribute to live music entitled Your Room Will Be Ready, narrated by Mick Jagger, directed by Bafta-nominee Tom Harper (The Aeronauts, Wild Rose), and scored by Academy Award-winning composer Steven Price (Gravity, Fury).
The 90-second short film features footage of Adele, Stormzy, Bastille, Coldplay, Iggy Pop, Noel Gallagher, Freddie Mercury and Diana Ross (just to name a few of the 40 featured clips) and includes unseen footage.
'Your Room Will be Ready', focuses on the anticipation and energy of live events and pairs images of the empty venue with more than 40 pieces of archive concert footage from 1933 to the present, and Sir Mick reading from For Friends Only by W.H. Auden.