With the advent of technological helpmates like Siri and Alexa, it’s probably not long before we’re all living in a version of reality that feels a lot like Spike Jonze’s Her — or Iron Man, if you’re Mark Zuckerberg. The Facebook founder has been working to build his own A.I. Show More Summary
Spike Jonze, one of the greatest music-video directors in the history of the medium, doesn’t direct too many videos these days; the last thing he did was a clip for a Sam Spiegel & Ape Drums track that doubled as a Kenzo ad. But somehow, he’s teamed up with the energetic young rap star Lil […]
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If you liked the videos for Fatboy Slim?'s "Weapon of Choice" and Sia's "Chandelier," you might like this choreographed ad starring Margaret Qualley, set to Sam Spiegel & Ape Drums' "Mutant Brain." (more…)
Legendary film and music video director Spike Jonze is known for such heady films as Being John Malkovich, but also magical, dance-heavy music videos. His ad—if you can call this 3:49 music video an ad—for Kenzo World perfume is like a cross between Jonze's "Weapon of Choice" music video starring Christopher Walken, magic, and cocaine. Show More Summary
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Margaret Qualley shows off her amazing dance moves in a new short film directed by Spike Jonze for the new perfume, Kenzo World. The 21-year-old actress is best known for her work on HBO’s The Leftovers, but she is also a former dancer and get ready to be impressed by her skills! “When we think [...]
Like a lot of filmmakers, Spike Jonze started out directing music videos and commercials, and also like a lot of filmmakers, he still likes to return to short-form projects from time to time. Recently, he teamed up with French fashion house Kenzo to help promote their new fragrance, Kenzo World. Show More Summary
Spike Jonze just directed an ad for Kenzo World, a new perfume for women, and it’ is bonkers. The fragrance was designed by master perfumer Francis Kurkdjian, and, according to Kenzo, is “an unprecedented blend of peony, jasmine, and sparkling crystals of ambroxan®,” whatever “ambroxan®” is. Show More Summary
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s a short film! It’s a music video! No, it’s…a perfume commercial! But also sort of a short film and a music video. To advertise their new Kenzo World fragrance, fashion brand Kenzo enlisted the great Spike Jonze to direct a bonkers dance video set to “Mutant Brain,” a […]
The 52-year-old venue still looks stunning Los Angeles appears in endless television commercials. But a new ad from high-fashion brand Kenzo and director Spike Jonze makes use of a Downtown landmark we don’t already see a million times on TV: the Music Center’s Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. Show More Summary
Wow! Directed by Spike Jonez, this high-energy KENZO World ad, or "short film" as they're calling it, is the best perfume commercial I've ever seen. And the most bizarre. The brand’s new ad, directed by Spike Jonze, shows what may be best described as a perfume rapturing. Show More Summary
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Featuring the wild physical strenghts of Andy MacDowell's daughter, Margaret Qualley.
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The less said about this new commercial directed by Spike Jonze, the better. We wouldn’t want to ruin anything. Related: Sia Lends Her Voice To Unusually Gritty — Though Sexy — Olympics Ad So, we’ll just give you the basics and be on our way: The Leftovers‘ Margaret Qualley stars as a socialite who abruptly escapes the [...]
The Leftovers star Margaret Qualley wilds out in director Spike Jonze’s fun ad for KENZO’s first perfume. Qualley’s moves were choreographed by Ryan Heffington, who was also behind the music video for Sia’s Chandelier. The song is Mutant Brain by Ape Drums and Sam Spiegel.
In what might possibly be the strangest perfume ad of all time, actress Margaret Qualley spends nearly four minutes spastically dancing around and shooting lasers out of her fingertips while absolutely no mention is made of the perfume being sold until the very end of the ad. The ad for...
A video so full of awesome, you can actually forget it's a perfume ad, and I would. Spike Jonze directs Margaret Qualley, star of the HBO series "The Leftovers" and the movie "The Nice Guys," in a video for Kenzo perfume. Qualley isShow More Summary
If you find most ads for pricey perfume to be pretentious and ridiculous, because they are, this one's for you. But it's so over the top, it can't help but leave you entertained. The first clue is the name of the short film: "My Mutant...Show More Summary