David Bowie ‘★’ ‘InstaMiniSeries’ to Feature Tavi Gevinson and Patricia Clarkson
'UNBOUND: A ★ InstaMiniSeries' premieres on Thursday, February 25
Prior to his death, David Bowie gave InstaMiniSeries, a creator of episodic programs in the form of Instagram videos, early access to his album ? (pronounced “Blackstar”). Designed to be a set of visual interpretations of the record’s tracks, UNBOUND: A ? InstaMiniSeries stars Rookie founder Tavi Gevinson and actress Patricia Clarkson and will premiere this Thursday, February 25 at 8 p.m. EST. New episodes will arrive every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.
The series, which is produced by Nikki Borges, Carolynn Cecilia, and Lawrence Peryer, will air for 16 episodes. According to Pitchfork, “UNBOUND: A? InstaMiniSeries takes its audience on a journey of evocative images inspired by the moods suggested in the album’s music, lyrics and artwork. The series is propelled by a focus on this visual interpretation of the ? album as opposed to a literal, linear narrative.”
Watch a trailer below.
“UNBOUND: A ? InstaMiniSeries” In the Fall of 2015, David Bowie gave us unique pre-release access to the music from ? (pronounced ‘Blackstar’), his 28th studio album, allowing us to create our own visual interpretations of his songs, with no limits or preconditions on his part. Completed in December 2015, UNBOUND: A?InstaMiniSeries takes the audience on a journey of evocative images inspired by the moods suggested in the album’s music, lyrics and artwork. Each episode of the series is sure to capture the imaginations of all who experience it and will undoubtedly lead to endless speculation and discussion of meaning, metaphor and intention. We are honored to have had this opportunity and hope you’ll join our 16 episode series, premiering February 25th. New episode every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Executive Producer: @InstaMiniSeries Director: @nikkiborges Music: @davidbowie Writer: @carolynncecilia Co-Producer: @lawrenceperyer Director of Photography: @joshuasterlingbragg Line Producer: @delaVega Associate Producers: @amandadelanuez @itscecfernandez Production Designer: @LezGolden Costume Designer: @Bodilicious Hair / Make Up Artist: @missy_mua Miss Clarkson’s Make Up Artist: Angie Elizalde VFX Production House: @heym1ster Dance Choreographer: @ofbonesdance, @hollyebynum Stunt Coordinator: @stuntmanpete Wire Rigger: @stuntworks Stunt Woman: @hellskitten29 Behind The Scenes: @a_madd Production Assistant: @clemencyforclem Special Thanks: @instalucas Protagonist: @tavitulle Lounge singer: Patricia Clarkson The Dancer: @rysak Woman at the Train: @Jayknowlest Young Boy: Jonah Herman Man in the alley: @Qdb_omg Woman in the red dress: @nikkiborges Drummer: Owen Riley-Duffy Older woman: Ching Valdes Anan Piano Player: @katiemorrmidd Dancer #2: @maks_wel18 Dancer #3: @katiemattar Dancer #4: @fulloutfarrish Dancer #5: @_ious Dancer #6: @felixs_journey Arm of man: @delaVega Woman in the audience: @amandadelanuez