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Charles De Meyer, the director and animator also occasionally known as Chuck Eklectric, has created a intriguing video for Swiss DJ Deetron's Rhythm - featuring vocals by Ben Westbeech (Breach) - which charts the crucial moments in the lives of a couple in the aftermath of a huge fight.
Lana Del Rey and director Anthony Mandler continue their successful collaboration with the release of the 27-minute modern biblical epic Tropico, set to three tracks from Lana's album Born To Die - The Paradise Edition.
New York singer-songwriter Gala Rizzatto hires Alexandre Moors to interpret her passion for choreography and fondness for Hitchcock's movie Rope.
Moors' promo is a one lateral tracking shot of an intimately choreographed performance set to Gala's dance thumper Taste Of Me.
As usual you have to travel a long way down the list of the 2014 Grammy nominations to reach the Music Video categories – they are the 81st and 82nd awards on the list. And then you discover that what has traditionally been called the Shortform and Longform Music Videos have had a namechange.
Thugli - aka Canadian production duo Pat Drastik & Tom Wrecks - get together with director Amos Leblanc for the promo to the cool electronica of Run This.
The hard-hitting clip full of menace and drama, features cops, kids, guns, basketball and a strong cast, interpreting the escalating soundtrack...
Stylist and fashion mag editor Alister Mackie makes his directing debut for old pal Bobby Gillespie's band Primal Scream, for new single Goodbye Johnny, which channels the mood of Warhol's Factory with a bunch of young Gillespie wannabes, a couple of drag queens and some fantastic shirts.
Serious slo-mo fun for girl rapper K.Flay's Rawks, by new director Ben Fee.
French filmmaker Mikael Columbu unleashes a compelling promo to Drake's We'll Be Fine, taken from his 2011 album Take Care.
From its starting point of a Drake concert in Paris, it uses photo-collage and animation to illustrate the lyrics - including Drake's reflections on the late Aaliyah. An intriguing piece of work and well worth a look.
Actor and comedian-turned-rapper Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino gets together with Hiro Murai to demonstrate a dark sense of humour for 3005 - set on a ferris wheel in a fairground, where Gambino is taking a ride with his favourite bear.
And if you think that the bear gets some unjustifiably rough treatment, at least he's still in his seat at the end...
Zac is back. Zac Ella's video for Superfood's Melting is an experimental split-screen performance video, using different film and video formats, shot in a delightfully scruffy loft space, almost certainly situated in London with a post code beginning with E.