Hey Beautiful Jerk had the pleasure of working on this album teaser for Cults with director Tim Saccenti. A hybrid of techniques using the latest 3d scanning technology along with retro video synthesizers we helped produce an unique teaser for one of our favorite bands.
Director: Tim Saccenti
Editor: Ryan McKenna for The Mill
Visual Effects:Mark Rubbo, Gina Niespodziani + Mark Szumski for Hey Beautiful Jerk
Executive Producer: Jennifer Heath for Radical Media
Set in 1959, a black hole appears over Manhattan and during these last few moments of the apocalypse; a homeless doomsday enthusiast learns that it is never too late for redemption. This is the first animated short film created by Mark Szumski and Gina Niespodziani aka Hey Beautiful Jerk. Produced by Rob Meyers and Danon Hinty. Character Design by Ronald Wimberly.Art Direction by Kuni-I Chang. Animation and Post Production services by Click 3x. Music produced by Pleaserock. heybeautifuljerk.compleaserock.com