Fried and Daskal Film Japan Song at Razag

March 09, 2011 1 min read

Photos by Levi Israeli for COLlive

Avraham FriedShloime Daskaland guitarist Moshe Orensteinwere choreographed at the Razag hall in Crown Heights for the “Japan Song.”

The “Japan Song,” sung by Jewish music superstar Avraham Friedand singer Shloime Daskal, is a remake of Yaakov Shwekey’s“Tatte” and Abie Rotenberg’s“In A Vinkele.”

Chile-born independent filmmaker Mauricio Arenasis directing the video together with Danny Finkelmanand Ilya Lishinsky. The three also collaborated on the Unity song for Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin. Since April 2008, Israeli bochurim Yoel Zev Goldsteinand Yaakov Yosef Greenwaldhave been incarcerated in a Japanese prison after drugs were found in suitcases that they were carrying for someone else. Musician Moshe Orensteinwas also present at the video shoot.