Soundtracked by the new LP, the 40-minute feature is comprised of black-and-white war footage juxtaposed with more surreal, kaleidoscopic scenes of floating eyes and haunted forests. The entire piece was written and co-directed by the Smashing Pumpkins frontman alongside Linda Strawberry of Strawberry-Blank Assassin Production.
“I thought it was a different approach to listening to an album, to watch it in essence with a related, albeit non-linear, silent movie,” Corgan shared in a statement. “Art is art. And together the two pieces create a work unto itself.” Watch Pillbox in full up above.
Ogilala, which was produced by Rick Rubin, is out now. Read our review here.