Daniels (directors)

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Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert, collectively known as Daniels, are a filmmaking duo most known for their music videos,[1] including the popular DJ Snake promotional for the single, "Turn Down For What". In 2016 they expanded to feature film, writing and directing the movie Swiss Army Man featuring actors Paul Dano and Daniel Radcliffe,[2] for which the duo received the Directing Award at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.[3]



Year Title Director Writer Role Notes
2014 Interesting Ball Yes Yes Short film
2016 Swiss Army Man Yes Yes
2016 Possibilia Yes Yes Short film
2019 The Death of Dick Long Daniel Scheinert No Dick Long (Scheinert)

Music videos[edit]

Year Song Artist
2011 "Simple Math" Manchester Orchestra
"Houdini" Foster the People
"Don't Stop (Color on the Walls)"
2012 "My Machines" Battles
"Simple Song" The Shins
"Rize of the Fenix" Tenacious D
2013 "Cry Like a Ghost" Passion Pit
"Turn Down for What" DJ Snake and Lil Jon
2014 "Tongues" Joywave
2017 "The Sunshine" Manchester Orchestra


  1. ^ "danieldaniel.us". Retrieved May 18, 2017.
  2. ^ Fleming, Mike (2015-06-29). "Paul Dano, Daniel Radcliffe & Mary Elizabeth Winstead Join 'Swiss Army Man'". Deadline. Retrieved 2017-05-18.
  3. ^ Patton, Domonic (2016-01-30). "Sundance Film Festival Awards". Deadline. Retrieved 2017-05-18.

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