My Chemical Romance's "A Summoning..."

By

Lore
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020

5328 views

Log in or register now!

Even seven years since their hiatus sent shockwaves through their fanbase, My Chemical Romance (MCR) remains one of the most creative and beloved groups in rock music. So, in celebration of their reunion and to announce their 2020 tour, they have released a 13-minute film directed by Kristian Mercado and produced by creative collective Unicorns & Unicorns. With already 1 million views on YouTube, the just released film, titled "A Summoning…," pays homage to the band’s history by taking fans through a visual retrospective of MCR’s storied past.      

Concepted by frontman Gerard Way and Brian Schechter (Riot Squad) with input from Mercado and the Unicorn’s team, the video features a boy being chased by a masked crew of Draculoids, running through a series of scenes and scenarios that will be familiar to fans of the band’s past work. My Chemical Romance Easter eggs are subtly placed throughout as a gift to loyal followers, adding a layer of intrigue to the otherwise tense and suspenseful narrative. 

Credits

Director: Kristian Mercado
Editor: Reuter
Creator/EPs: Gerard Way and Brian Schechter

Production Company: Unicorns & Unicorns
Producers: Joanna Shaw and Audrey Ellis Fox
Music Composers: Ray Toro and Jamie Muhoberac
DP: Santiago Gonzalez

Category: 
Log in or register now!
Log in or register now!

Recent SPW Releases

Monday, Feb. 24, 2020

Each day, 1000 people or more visit the #FameYard at Sportie LA, taking...

Monday, Feb. 24, 2020

Post-production finishing for the first season of El Club, Netflix’s new...

Friday, Feb. 21, 2020

Sigma Corporation of America , a leading camera, photography lens, cine...

Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020

Leading production and post house Optimus today announced that it has...

Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020

Following its win in the prestigious HBO short film competition at the...

Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020

Director Edwin McGill has taken iconic American brand Old Spice back to...

MySHOOT Company Profiles