New Modest Mouse Video, Directed by Heath Ledger

Heath Ledger is working on being the Tupac or Sublime of the movie world. He already won a posthumous Oscar for The Dark Knight. The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, the Terry Gilliam film that is supposedly Heath’s last movie, debuted at Cannes this year. And now the video for Modest Mouse’s “King Rat” he directed has hit the internet. It’s as much an animated short as it is a music video, and it seems to show Gilliam’s influence. The song’s a bit of a mess, but the video’s actually pretty cool. Check it out: