The Shins have teamed with Nowness.comto unveil the clip for “The Rifle’s Spiral” from their acclaimed Port Of Morrow (Aural Apothecary/Columbia) album. “The Rifle’s Spiral” is available for the next 24 hours exclusively at http://smarturl.it/theriflesspiralvideo. It can also be viewed in 3D only on the Nintendo 3DS.
The stunning visual interpretation of “The Rifle’s Spiral” was realized by Jamie Caliri, whose animated efforts have garnered accolades including an Emmy and three Annie awards. Caliri’s influential short works include the sweeping end titles for Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events, theatrically released spots for KCRW Los Angeles and animated spots for United Airlines. Though currently focused on feature projects, Caliri’s 21-year-plus career has also found him directing music videos, including the Best Music Video Grammy-nominated “Early To Bed” by Morphine.