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John Carpenter: Distant Dream (2016)

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John Carpenter performs his instrumental track "Distant Dream" with a band, live, also directing the shoot.

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Cast overview:
John Carpenter ... Himself - Synthesizer
Cody Carpenter Cody Carpenter ... Himself - Synthesizer
Daniel A. Davies ... Himself - Guitar
John Spiker John Spiker ... Himself - Bass
John S. Konesky John S. Konesky ... Himself - Guitar
Scott Seiver Scott Seiver ... Himself - Drums
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John Carpenter performs his instrumental track "Distant Dream" with a band, live, also directing the shoot.

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English

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4 April 2016 (USA) See more »

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John Carpenter 'Distant Dream' (Official Live In Studio Video) See more »

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Not only it's the first music video by John Carpenter's solo music career which was directed by himself, it is also a first audio-visual work he has directed in 6 years since The Ward (2010) See more »

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Referenced in Beddosaidosaib&acircpanku (2016) See more »

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Distant Dream
Written and performed by John Carpenter
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13 June 2016 | by Michael_ElliottSee all my reviews

John Carpenter: Distant Dream (2016)

*** 1/2 (out of 4)

Yes, this here is basically a music video of Carpenter in the studio with his band who he would tour with in 2016. However, it's worth noting that it's the first thing he's directed since 2010 so that reason enough to celebrate. Thankfully the result was something worthwhile as the song itself is classic Carpenter and he also makes for some good visuals. The song itself is quite catchy as it has those drastic beats that some of the director's best music scores have. Visually the video is a lot of fun because it puts the focus on the instruments being played but the director also stands with confidence as he has no problem showing himself at work as he orchestrates everything. If you're a fan of the legendary director then you'll certainly enjoy this.


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