Cat Velez - 28th Sept 2016

The Dirty Projectors are back - releasing their new single Keep Your Name and an engrossing performance video along with it, co-directed by frontman David Longstreth and Kanye West’s creative director, Elon Rutberg.

With a solemn, monochromatic visual treatment and an occasionally quite off-kilter performance by Longstreth, we bear witness to his post-breakup schedule, which is filled up with piano playing, frantic doodling and guitar smashing. 

It's a perculiar yet engrossing visual, pairing well with all the percussive quirks and self-sampling in a track about the inevitable yet confusing breakup of a disjointed couple. 


Co-DirectorDavid Longstreth
Co-DirectorElon Rutberg
Production CompanyWays & Means
Executive ProducerLana Kim
Executive ProducerJett Steiger
ProducerRachel Nederveld
Director of PhotographyBobby Bukowski
Production designerDori Scherer
EditorSean Patrick Leonard
ColouristDerek Hansen
GafferEric Fehy
Key GripTana Dubbe
BB GripJames Coffin
1st ACSpencer Goodall
DITCJ Miller
Production AssistantZac Pennington
Production AssistantClayton McCracken

Cat Velez - 28th Sept 2016

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