Janelle Monáe - Pynk

Emma Westenberg Short film - 2018 - 5 min.

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This uninhibited and cheery celebration of female sexuality is set in a pink oasis in the desert, where singer Janelle Monáe and a bunch of friends (including Westworld and Thor Ragnarok actress Tessa Thompson) dance, eat popsicles and drive around in a big pink Cadillac. The ‘pussy power’ video made a splash internationally, partly because of the ‘vagina pants’ featured in it, for which director Emma Westenberg called in the help of Dutch fashion designer Duran Lantink. 


Director(s) Emma Westenberg
Director of Photography Oliver Millar