Video: Screwdriver

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2012: Rock And Roll Love Affair Music Videos
Music Videos
(Related Artists)
None: Screwdriver (Live)
Screwdriver (lyrics)

Screwdriver (lyrics) music video selected snapshots

Music Video details

First aired: 22 January 2013
Producer(s): Prince (assumed)
Director: Unknown
Related home video/DVD: None
First (Commercially) Released: This video is currently not available on retail format.


Date Institution, Country Award
This music video has not received any awards in the USA

Screwdriver is the first Prince video to have been released through his website.

On 22 January 2013 the video was premiered the same day as the launch of Prince’s new website: The video was streamed on the website via a private Vimeo account in HD format.

The video shows Prince singing, playing guitar and keyboards with Ida Nielsen on bass, Donna Grantis on guitar and Hannah Ford on drums, while the lyrics of the song are displayed on screen in various colors in a typeface named 'Meloriac'. The video also contains footage of a dancer.

The image has received a bi-color process treatment in black/yellow, black/purple, black/red, black/blue and black/green.

Shooting Information
Shooting Sessions
Date Location Additional info
Late 2012 Paisley Park, Chanhassen, MN, USA Principal filming
  • Jason Franzen - editing, titles
  • More information needed

Broadcasts/streaming (only)
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Screwdriver 4:28 Official Lyrics video

Additional Information

See Also Quotation & triva

Rock And Roll Love Affair
Music Videos (Prince) Music Videos (Related Artists) None
Screwdriver (Live)