Directed by Rachel Blumberg & Tim Rutili

Directed and edited by Jennifer Daley . Camera: Jennifer Daley, Lillian Beaudoin, George McAuliffe . Played by Tim Rutili (guitar, vocals), Max Knouse (12 string guitar, vocals, masking tape), Brad Dujmovic (piano through modular synth, vocals), Pumpkin (cat behavior) . Recorded and mixed by Brad Dujmovic

califone :: snow angel v2 . Choreographed & danced by ROBYN MINEKO WILLIAMS . Video by MIKE GIBISSER . Costume design by HOGAN MCLAUGHLIN . With support from ANDREW MURDOCK, TINA KATRIVESIS, MORGAN FRASIER, PHILIP RABALAIS Special thanks to THALIA HALL CHICAGO

Tim Rutili + Craig Ross :: Greasing up the Third Eye  from the album 10seconds to collapse . Writer/Director/Photography: Zach Passero . Starring: Justin Stone as ‘The Man’ and Lucky McKee as ‘The Form’ . Creature Design by Hannah Passero . Crew: Ryan Martinez . Editing and Visual Effects: ZP Studios

Tim Rutili + Craig Ross :: Like a Rifle   from the album 10seconds to collapse . video directed by Craig Ross

Tim Rutili + Craig Ross :: the day before the peaches rot from the album 10seconds to collapse

Monsters: Cara Corder, Angela Bettis, George McAuliffe, Tim Rutili :: Camera: Tim Rutili, Angela Bettis :: Art and masks: Cara Corder :: Directed by: Tim Rutili :: Special Thanks to Jared Varava for technical edit rescue, kindness and wisdom.

(excerpt) guitars tuned to air conditioners // Tim Rutili Craig Ross from Califone on Vimeo.

directed + animated by Jesse Stein + Amanda Bonaiuto

movie music kills a kiss
Alexandre Naufel – Director of Photography
Dean Gunderson – Steadicam
Raman Rao – Gaffer
Alex Martin – Colorist
Angela Bettis – Guitar Tech
Directed by Tim Rutili

frosted tips
Produced, Directed and Edited by Jared Varava (
Cinematography by Alexandre Naufel (
Gaffer: Ben Salvetti
Best Boy Electric: Antonio Maldonado
Art Direction by Josh Inch
Art Department: Jack Benson, Justin Neuhardt
Compositing and VFX by Travis Button (
Additional VFX by Ben Toht (
Color: Alex Martin
Production Assistance: Joey Baldwin, Charles Forsgren

Screen shot 2013-07-30 at 2.15.35 PM
Califone.Stitches is an ever-changing ‘music video’ that creates itself on the fly using imagery and animated GIFs drawn from a curated set of blogs within the Tumblr ecosystem.
Stitches directed by Braden King // programming by Jeff Garneau

we are a payphone
directed by Angela Bettis & Amber Benson

Califone – “Moonbath.Brainsalt.A.Holy.Fool” (Official Music Video) from Andrew Peyton on Vimeo.

moonbath.brainsalt.a.holy.fool directed by Andrew Payton w/George McAuliffe & Mark Vannier.

better angels directed by Kevin Ford

funeral Singers directed by Tim Rutili




stitches & moonbath.brainsalt.a.holy.fool – from the mug & brush sessions. September 2014. columbus, OHIO

Califone session live at Museum Speelklok, Utrecht
Le Guess Who? festival 29 nov 2013

made a machine by describing the landscape : califone tour film, directed by Solan Jensen & Joshua Marie Wilkinson