Cat Velez - 30th Mar 2015

This ultra zany, glitter art-heavy video for Traffic Signs & Jake The Rapper's track Cookie Jar could only come from the delightfully warped imaginations of eccentric Berlin-based duo Ben & Julia, those art-directors who specialise in all things sparkly, bright coloured, animated and off-beat.

And in this, Jake The Rapper (he of the interesting tattoos) sports a strange hand-eating belly character which you really shouldn't mess around with. Unless you're cool with dancing around without your hands.

"Cookie Jar tells the story of the Cookie Girls, Shannon and her sister Krystal, and their attraction for Jake The Rapper’s little friend, Young Belly," explain Ben & Julia. "While the two are fascinated by this little fella, they fall into the trap and put their hands in the Cookie Jar..."

Watch 'Traffic Signs & Jake The Rapper 'Cookie Jar' by Ben & Julia' here

Credits

DirectorBen & Julia
Production CompanyBen & Julia Studio
AnimationNiels Jansson
StylistLarissa Bechtold
Make-up (Artist)Jana Kalgajeva
GafferBrian Apteiker
Production AssistantLeonardo Gonzales
Production AssistantLaure Gaillard
Production AssistantJonathan Beutel
Post production companyBen & Julia Studio
Other creditsNail Artist: Effy Nails

Cat Velez - 30th Mar 2015

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