The director of ‘Scott Pilgrim’ made this strange music video with Pharrell and Daft Punk

The musicians behind two of last summer’s biggest hits have a new video for their latest collaboration, and it’s directed by geek culture king Edgar Wright. The video for Pharrell and Daft Punk’s “Gust of Wind” takes place on a wooded mountain and features robed dancers and aerial silk performers set against a backdrop of monolithic, illuminated stone versions of the French duo’s iconic helmets. The acclaimed director has dabbled with music videos in the past, but it’s his first in almost a decade and is also the first project we’ve seen from him since he wrapped up the “Three Flavours Cornetto Trilogy” with 2013’s The World’s End.

Wright combines the acrobatics with the forest setting in what looks like a subtle nod at early Eastern…

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