Jimmy Brown - 27th Apr 2012

Another jawdropping video by DANIELS - that's Daniels' Kwan and Scheinert - for Foster The People. And in this one for Houdini they kill the band...

Its another virtuoso piece of action-packed entertainment - with a hint of satire at the heartlessness of the music industry. FTP succumb to a falling lighting rig on the eve of a big show - and the show must go on. So the band get reanimated... And are better than ever.

The follow-up to DANIELS' video for FTP's Don't Stop it was actually made before that one. In fact, Houdini is a year old - DANIELS directed it just after making their seminal Manchester Orchestra vid - but the label have held it back until now, due to the lengthy success of the Foster The People album.

And Dan and Daniel have also just finished a Converse 3 Artists 1 Song ad-cum-video project featuring Mark Foster of Foster The People, A Trak and Kimbra. What's more, there's a DANIELS-directed Tenacious D video on the way...

PRO Credits


Executive ProducerCandice Ouaknine
ProducerGaetano Crupi
Production CompanyPrettybird
1st ADJesse Fleece
ChoreographerLeslie Guyton
Production designerEthan Feldbau
Director's RepresentationDoomsday Entertainment
CommissionerSaul Levitz

Jimmy Brown - 27th Apr 2012

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