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Jimmy Brown - 11th Apr 2014

Queens Of The Stone Age singer Josh Homme is the businessman enjoying a celebratory night on the town in Tokyo with his Japanese colleagues in Hiro Murai's promo for the band's new single Smooth Sailing. And perhaps not surprisingly, things get a little out of hand...

In fact, this is a brilliant thrill-ride, as serious saki-drinking and drugs leads from fun to obnoxiousness and way beyond. Hiro captures much of this in the tried-and-tested style pioneered by Scorcese in Mean Streets. But what is so transfixing about this is sensing something really bad is going to happen. And it does. 

Credits

DirectorHiro Murai
Production CompanyDoomsday Entertainment
ProducerJason Colon
Executive ProducerDanielle Hinde
Director of PhotographyLarkin Seiple
StylistElise Velasco
EditorJacquelyn London
VFXHiro Murai
LabelMatador
ColouristRicky Gausis
Grading companyMPC

Jimmy Brown - 11th Apr 2014

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