Moonlight director Barry Jenkins has remixed Wilco‘s ‘Yankee Resort Foxtrot’ – pay attention under.
The filmmaker reworked the 2001 album, now dubbed ‘Yankee Purple Foxtrot’, in collaboration with The Chopstars to tie in with Joe Biden’s projected election victory over Donald Trump on the weekend.
Jenkins shared the remix on Twitter on Monday (November 9), writing: “NOBODY requested for this BUT… in a world the place Jeff Tweedy and the boyz was from Houston, TX… @candlestickem, @OGRONC and me current YANKEE PURPLE FOXTROT.
“Some Americana for the timeline given latest occasions. The #YeehawAgenda is alive and properly.”
— Barry Jenkins (@BarryJenkins) November 9, 2020
Quite a few remix collections have been launched by Jenkins and The Chopstars through the years, together with a 2017 remodeling of ‘Veckatimest’ and ‘Painted Ruins’ by Grizzly Bear, and a “chopped” model of the Moonlight rating the identical 12 months, titled ‘Purple Moonlight’.
Final 12 months, Jenkins and co. remixed the score for his latest film If Beale Street Could Talk, now titled ‘If Beale Road Was Chopped’.
Barry Jenkins will next be working on a live-action Lion King prequel film for Disney, reportedly set to inform Mufasa’s origin story.
“Serving to my sister increase two younger boys in the course of the ’90s, I grew up with these characters,” Jenkins had stated on the time.
“Having the chance to work with Disney on increasing this magnificent story of friendship, love and legacy whereas furthering my work chronicling the lives and souls of people inside the African diaspora is a dream come true.”
The filmmaker has additionally simply accomplished for Amazon Prime Video a restricted sequence adaptation of The Underground Railroad, set for launch quickly.