CNN’s docuseries This is Life with Lisa Ling features the investigative journalist immersing herself in unusual, extraordinary and sometimes dangerous communities throughout America.

The network united many of the people from she’s encountered along, showcasing an eclectic group of people for its season five promo.

Set to a cover of the song “Come Together” by Gary Clark Jr. and Junkie XL, the spot was created with a single shot taken on a motion rig. CNN created a camera move that slowly reveals more and more of the diverse tapestry of characters.



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