Natalie Portman stars in her boyfriend Devendra Banhart’s new Bollywood-style video for his song “Carmensita.” Portman plays a pouty princess saved by Banhart, with campy mistranslated subtitles like “Crystal bubbles will cremate our troubles!” and “I love your dress — who makes it?” But there’s a twist ending:

That must have been fun to shoot. If you’re curious, as I was, Portman’s next real movie, Brothers, comes out in December and stars Tobey Maguire and Jake Gyllenhaal.

Comments (3)
  1. that was like watching a cable access video made by geeks in their moms basement
    weird
    also – are they making fun of the craziness that is bollywood or paying homage to it?

  2. You cannot defeat me with your rebellious beard!

    Nice.

    ..and Natalie Portman is super-pretty.

  3. That was a twist ending! M. Night Shyamalan could learn a few things on twist endings from Devendra.

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