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Watch the Debut Episode of the David Bowie-Inspired ‘InstaMiniSeries’

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As promised, the first episode of the David Bowie-inspired “InstaMiniSeries” debuted last night (Feb. 25) on Instagram.

The 15-second premiere spans over the ensemble cast in a library, while one actor (it looks like it may be Rookie founder Tavi Gevinson) stares on. An instrumental portion of Bowie’s “Blackstar” serves as the clip’s score. You can watch it at the bottom of the page.

Prior to his passing in January, Bowie gave permission for his then-forthcoming album Blackstar (which arrived just two days before his death) to be used for the photo- and video-sharing social network’s latest “InstaMiniSeries,” which compiles 15-second episodes into a web series. UNBOUND: A ★ InstaMiniSeries will run for 16 episodes, and it stars Gevinson and actress Patricia Clarkson. Director Nikki Borges plans to take viewers on “a journey of evocative images inspired by the moods suggested in the album’s music, lyrics and artwork.”

Forthcoming episodes will air every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

"UNBOUND” Episode One Executive Producer: @InstaMiniSeries Director: @nikkiborges Music: @davidbowie Writer: @carolynncecilia Co-Producer: @lawrenceperyer Director of Photography: @joshuasterlingbragg Line Producer: @delaVega Associate Producer: @amandadelanuez, @itscecifernandez Production Designer: @LezGolden Costume Designer: @Bodilicious Hair / Make Up Artist: @missy_mua Miss Clarkson’s MakeUp Artist: @angdidmyhair VFX Production House: @heym1ster Dance Choreographer: @ofbonesdance, @hollyebynum Stunt Coordinator: @stuntmanpete Wire Rigger: @stuntworks Stunt Woman: @hellskitten29 Behind The Scenes: @a_madd Production Assistant: @clemencyforclem Special Thanks: @instalucas Final Cut: #dechesermedia Editor: Mike Ragone Creative Consultant: Michael Decheser Starring: @tavitulle, @rysak, @nikkiborges, Ching Valdes Anan, @amandadelanuez, @Jayknowlest, Jonah Herman

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