DoubleTwist in 1984
DoubleTwist, the iTunes competitor launched by digital rights management hacker Jon Lech Johansen, is being promoted in an online video spoofing Apple’s 1984 commercial. A Steve Jobs-like character plays the role of Big Brother speaking to an assembly of iPod-wearing followers about pure experience unpolluted from the tyranny of choice. An anime woman runs toward the screen to break up the party…
Filming was directed and edited by Remo Camerota via Raven Books and Whitewall Studios with production manager Hisako Emura, character designer Kiyoshi Kohatsu, character layout artist Sou Kobayashi, sound designer Max Hodges.