David Knight - 14th Oct 2016

They don't get much bigger, or gut-wrenchingly violent than this. Abel Tesfaye aka The Weeknd, has recruited Ilya Naishuller - the man behind those intense POV blockbusters for his own band Biting Elbows and the movie Hardcore Henry - to direct the video for False Alarm. It's every bit the full-on white-knuckle epic we expect from Naishuller, with knobs on. And even more violent than the very violent Bad Motherfucker.

Not for the fainthearted. Everyone else, fasten your seatbelts. 


DirectorIlya Naishuller
Production CompanyGreat Guns
Production CompanyMirror Films
LabelUniversal Republic Records
Other creditsStarring: Abel Tesfaye, Kristine Froseth, Randi Irwin, Same Hale, Damion Poitier XO Creative Director: La Mar Taylor Written by: Ilya Naishuller & Lado Kvataniya Executive Producers: Eric Barrett Laura Gregory Sheridan Thomas Producer: Clarissa Troop Associate Producer: Inga Vainstein Smith Video Commissioner: Kate Miller DOP: Starr Whitesides Production Designer: Laurent Turlure Editors: James Demetriou Vlad Kaptur Stunt Co-ordinators: Vladimir Tevlovski Eddie Perez Visuals Effects: CGF Colour: Kostas Theodosiou Sound Designer: Kamir Asgar Sound Mixer: Pedro Jimenez Costume Designer: Dalit Bwenna Additional Photography: Vance Burberry Casting by: DK Casting

David Knight - 14th Oct 2016

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