David Knight - 6th June 2012

Drugs, guns, sex, hip hop, more drugs, more of everything - and degenerate puppet squirrels... it's Tim Saccenti's marvellous video for El-P's The Full Retard - an utterly scurrilous mix of early Beastie Boys, Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas, Scarface and The Muppets.

We've had badly behaved puppets before, but this little squirrel punk, in league with good buddy El-P, takes some beating. Arguably the best/most outrageous bit is when he shoots the angelic kid preaching peace and love, but it's a close run thing...

http://www.youtube.com/watchv=OZptOs8Gu9k&feature=youtu.be

Credits

DirectorTimothy Saccenti
ProducerLauren Sieczkowski
Production CompanyStarworks Group
Director of PhotographyIvan Abel
Production designerPeter Mayer
Art DirectorStewart Gerard
EditorRyan Mckenna
Post ProducerRob Meyers
PuppeteerJames Wojtal

David Knight - 6th June 2012

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