Between Two Ferns: The Movie hits Netflix today, September 20, and it comes with a new collaboration from Matt Berninger of The National and Phoebe Bridgers. Both Berninger and Bridgers appear in the movie, which is a feature-length take on Zach Galifianakis' popular web series.
Berninger and Bridgers perform "Walking On A String" in the movie, a song written specifically by Berninger alongside Carin Besser and musician Mike Brewer. The National musician was approached by director Scott Aukerman to create something that would fit for a bar in the heartland of America, where prt of the movie is set.
"Walking On A String" was recorded in two versions, pop and Americana, and will be released by Dead Oceans on October 17.
Between Two Ferns: The Movie features a huge number of cameos, including spots from Chance The Rapper, Tiffany Haddish, Chrissy Teigen, David Letterman, Brie Larson, Jon Hamm, and Benedict Cumberbatch.