Coldplay have released the music video for “Princess Of China”, their track featuring Rihanna. Chris Martin dressed as a ninja goes head to head with Rihanna as a gangsta goth geisha in a dazzling, sultry, cinematic slice of fantasy.
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Filming was shot by directors Adria Petty and Alan Bibby via aWHITELABELproduct with executive producer Sheira Rees-Davies, line producer Clark Jackson, post producer Maura Naughton, director of photography Stéphane Vallée, production designer Annie Sperling, costume designers Mel Ottenburg (Rihanna), Lauren Bradley (Chris Martin) and Ivy Jarrin (background talent).
Editing was done at Cut+Run by editor Akiko Iwakawa, executive producer Rana Martin and producer Ashley Carrier.
Visual effects were produced at Copa Network by creative director / VFX supervisor Vico Sharabani, executive producer (NYC) Yfat Neev, executive producer (LA) Steve Reiss, lead Flame artists John Budion, Tal Shuv, Alex Frisch, Vico Sharabani, Flame artists Itay Niv, Victor Melton, Lior Weiss and Matte painter Marco Iozzi.
Visual effects were produced at QuietMan by creative Director/Lead Flame artist Johnnie Semerad, executive producer/head of production Carey Gattyan, creative director/lead designer Anthony Ferrara, Flame artists Inti Martinez, Nic Seresin, Derina Doorley, designers Ali Birns and Aaron Maurer, CG modelers/animators Alex George, Zach Rubind and Young Park, producer David Michaels, matte painters Martin Boksar and Ram Bhat.
Color correction was produced at Harbor Picture Company by colorist Joe Gawler and executive producer Zak Tucker.