Promonews - 20th Feb 2020

The hottest band... just one push away.

The Strokes return with a hilarous dystopian nightmare by Andrew Donoho - or rather weird clones of The Strokes, who go on sale on TV in a freaky alternative past.  

And remarkably, The Strokes really were cloned to make this video. It was all made possible by the use of Deepfake technology, courtesy of The Fakening. Arguably that is rather more troubling than the actual video...

PRO Credits


DirectorAndrew Donoho
ProducerIan Blair
Production CompanyInvisible Inc
Production ManagerValerie Bush
1st ADPeter Maestrey
Director of PhotographyTodd Banhazl
Focus PullerChess Pettengill
GafferJosh Hensley
Art DirectorMorgan Gillio
WardrobeKen Law
EditorAndrew Donoho
ColouristWalter Volpatto
Grading companyEfilm
VFXAndrew Donoho
Director's RepresentationOB Management
CommissionerLagen Sebert
CommissionerSabrina Rivera
LabelRCA Records
Other creditsDEEPFAKE ARTIST - Paul @ The Fakening 2ND AD - Kevin Murphy 2nd AC - Mikey Lopez 2nd BC - Justin Cameron BB ELECTRIC - Mike Misslin ELECTRIC - Tyler Rousseau KEY GRIP - Justin Duquette BB GRIP - Daniel Miller GRIP - Jake "Goose" Fandel GRIP - Nick Shelton LEAD MAN - Chris Roze PROPS - Maximilliano Castro, Angel Cifuentes, Alexandre Couto STYLIST - Ken Law STYLIST ASST. - Cieana Stinson KEY MAKE UP / HAIR - Jill Fogel MU & HAIR ASSIST - Ally McGillicuddy MU & HAIR ASSIST - Jillian Lueras CRAFT SERVICE - Paloma Aguirre PA - OFFICE - Chris Fish\ PA - Prod Truck - Ryan Morgan PA - Elena Desmond PA - Shaylen Haller PA - Nick Piatt PA - Dustin Godwin ANNOUNCER - James Trenton JULIAN - Mitchel Carlyle ALBERT - Ryan Ruffing FAB - Greg Adler NICK - Michael O’Grady NICOLAI - Mario Sanchez

Promonews - 20th Feb 2020

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