Cat Velez - 20th Apr 2015

True Survivor is the gloriously 80s, entirely over-the-top theme song to the upcoming Kickstarter-funded action-comedy Kung Fury, written and directed by David Sandberg. And to promote the project he hopes to turn into a feature film, Sandberg has created this undeniably epic music video teeming with the cheesiest of 80s-era excess – championed by The Hoff himself.

Based on sequences from the upcoming film, the video features "arcade-robots, dinosaurs, Nazis, Vikings, Norse gods, mutants and a super kung fu-cop called Kung Fury, all wrapped up in an 80s style action packed adventure." In other words, the ultimate mash-up of geek culture around at the moment, and a wildly entertaining watch.

Credits

DirectorDavid Sandberg
Co-ProducerEleni Young Karlsson
Co-ProducerLinus Andersson
Line ProducerCarl Kristoffersson
Production ManagerAmanda Björk
Production ManagerJonas Ernhill
Production ManagerAnna Lundin
1st ADJimmy Francis
Director of PhotographyMartin Gärdemalm
Director of PhotographyJonas Ernhill
Director of PhotographyMattias Andersson
GafferTomas Olsson
GafferAxel Norén
GripNiclas Löfstedt
DITAnton Hjalmarsson
Set designJacob Pettersson
Set designTage Hervén
Costume designerSofi Gregersdotter
Costume designerKarin Sköldengen
Make-up (Artist)Love Larsson
Make-up (Cast)Malin Lundin
SoundEddie Boschec
Sound designPatrik Öberg
EditorNils Moström
Post Production ManagerDavid Sandberg
Post Production ManagerKlas Trulsson
VFX SupervisorCameron Scott
VFX ProducerMatilda Olsson
VFX DirectorClaes Dietmann
LightingJohan Gabrielsson
LightingFilip Orrby
CompingTomas Näslund
CompingDaniel Norlund
SFXArc light AB
Stunt Co-ordinatorEos Karlsson
Other creditsProduction assistants: Anna Sundström, Frida Sandberg, Kent Holm, Anders Rydström, Peter Henningsson, Henrik Kursula, Robin Alexander Stål Stunt performers: Magnus Garneij, Eleni Young, Emanuel Axelsson, Eos Karlsson, Jonathan Morell, Lucas Carlsson, Martin K R Zetterlund, Wille Christiani

Cat Velez - 20th Apr 2015

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