WINNER OF SPECIAL JURY AWARD AT AFI FEST 2012
WHATEVEREST is a documentary about the unlikely inspiration behind a dance tune produced by Todd Terje called "Inspector Norse". "Inspector Norse" is the internet alias of Marius Solem Johansen, a failed musician living in a small town, producing dance videos and drug recipes for YouTube.
Directed by Kristoffer Borgli
DoP: Håvard Byrkjeland
Editor: Mikael Svartdahl
Music by Todd Terje
Colorist: Daniel de Vue
Sound design: Daniel Angyal
Produced by Bacon
Jaga Jazzist, Tortoise, and Field Music rehearsing on the Jaga Jazzist song, “OSLO SKYLINE”.
Surely one of my favourite albums. I think maybe Timothy’s Monster (1994) was the first album that really impressed me with genre variety, it succeeds having metal and indie rock together.