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Gotye (Feat. Kimbra), "Somebody That I Used To Know"



A mesmerizing music video that combines mural art, body painting, stop motion animation and live action cinematography to create a unique visual metaphor expressing the song's story of heartbreak. The video was awarded the coveted ARIA Award for Best Music Video and has achieved an Australian record number of online views, fast approaching 100 million on YouTube alone.


Director(s): Natasha Pincus

Producer(s): Natasha Pincus

Screenwriter(s): Natasha Pincus

Cinematographer: Warwick Field

Editor(s): Natasha Pincus

Music: Wally De Backer

Additional Credits: Cinematographer: Warwick Field, Body Painter: Emma Hack, Scenic Artist: Howard Clark, Graphic Artist: Frank De Backer, Colorist: Warwick Field

Principal Cast: Wally De Backer, Kimbra Johnson

Director Bio


Natasha Pincus is an award-winning Australian writer and director. She is particularly passionate about the music video medium and its unique capacity to integrate music and imagery to create a profound emotional experience.


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Natasha Pincus
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