R.E.M. HAS POSTED NEW FILM FOR "EVERY DAY IS YOURS TO WIN"
ON YOUTUBE'S HOMEPAGE FOR VIEWING FOR 24 HOURS
"Every Day Is Yours To Win", the latest film in R.E.M.'s Collapse Into Now film project, is currently streaming on YouTube's homepage for 24 hours. The film features an introduction by Michael Stipe and co-director Jim McKay, who are the guest curators for the day. Stipe and McKay are also sharing some of their all-time favorite YouTube clips, also featured on the homepage of YouTube. "Every Day Is Yours To Win" was directed by McKay, Chris Moukarbel, and Valerie Veatch. Check out the videos below.
The Collapse Into Now Film Project is a selection of films accompanying each song on R.E.M.'s current album Collapse Into Now and directed by notable artists and filmmakers and personally curated by singer Michael Stipe. The list of directors includes Oscar-nominated actor James Franco, filmmaker, photographer, and conceptual artist Sam Taylor-Wood, and Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles.
Several films have already premiered online with more to be unveiled for viewing at broadcast and web outlets over the next several weeks, so please stay tuned to www.remhq.com for schedule and details.
[Published on: 4/26/11]