the valtari mystery film experiment

sigur rós have given a dozen filmmakers the same modest budget and asked them to create videos for their new album valtari. the filmmakers have complete creative freedom, the band completely unaware of what to expect. read more

film #3: fjögur píanó by alma har'el


director's comments

"for me, it's about not knowing how to get out of something without causing pain to somebody else.
for other people it might be about candy and fish. i'm down with that."

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alma har'el

born and raised in israel. director of music videos (beirut, jack penate) and the award winning documentary bombay beach. her work is recognized for her expression through modern dance, landscape and character and for her ability to create images with a striking balance of emotions heavy hearted as much as they are joyful and playful.