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The Jay-Z Empire State Explored in Full Absolut Vodka Film

It was teased earlier this month and now the full 15-minute short film starring Jay-Z that’s part of a co-branded effort with Absolut is up for viewing.

TBWA\New York (OMC) enlisted the directing services of noted music photographer Danny Clinch, who delves into the rapper/mogul’s Empire State of mind and gives us a glimpse at his preparation for a September 11 benefit concert, which took place at Madison Square Garden last year and helped kick off the Absolut Concert Series. Credits after the jump…


Director: Danny Clinch
Executive Producer: Mark Figliulo
Executive Producer: Matt Bijarchi
Executive Producer: Ian Crystal
Producer: Lindha Narvaez
Creative Director: Hoj Jomehri
Creative Director: Thiago Zanato
DOP: Vance Burberry
Editor: Paul Greenhouse
Agency Producer: Julia Menassa
Executive in Charge of Production : Hugo Murray
Music Supervisor: Susan Schwartz/ Platinum Rye
Production Company: Milkt Films

TBWA\NEW YORK
President: Jamie Gallo
Chief Creative Officer: Mark Figliulo
Executive Producer: Matt Bijarchi
Creative Director: Thiago Zanato
Creative Director: Hoj Jomehri
Producer: Julia Menassa
Group Account Director: Colby Webb
Management Supervisor: Hugo Murray
Planning Director: Sarah Watson
Executive Digital Director: Devrin Carlson Smith
Director of Production : Robert Valdes
Creative Technology Director: Chris Kief
Media Arts Producer: Amber Wimmer
Flash Team Lead: Dima Farer

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