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Serkan Nihat has created this visually inventive homage to the B-Movie and film noir for The Family Monroe's song Bridges, inspired by Turkish versions of some Hollywood classics.
A meeting of modern jazz and the traditional South African dance form of pantsula, has resulted in this scintillating video directed by Lebogang Rasethaba, for British 'post-jazz' outfit Sons of Kemet's In the Castle of My Skin.
BUG presents an amazing special show celebrating The Beatles' pioneering promotional films and formative pop videos, on November 3rd at the BFI Southbank.
Director Marc Oller has directed this seven-minute, double music video for two Madrid lo-fi garage bands, with The Parrots' rockin' out to All My Loving, followed by Hinds' woozy, swaggering tune, Davey Crockett.
Mike Winkelmann aka Beeple is a graphic designer and Cinema 4D wizard whose prolific output of colourful, futuristic graphics is out of this world. But Beeple doesn't want you thinking that technological advances, and our huge, ever-increasing dependence on digital technology, is always a good thing. Far from it.
"ROCK ON! Cement is the key ingredient in concrete," Drenge's clever new video for The Woods informs us, before going on to announce that cement is the second most consumed substance in the world, after water. And Hope Cement Works in the Hope Valley, west of Sheffield, where this video was shot, consumes 2 million tonees of limestone and shale every year.
As the squelchy, chilly British late summer turned into glorious, sunny early autumn, a bumper crop of new videos burst forth during September. So plenty to choose from in this VOTM playlist, which includes some expected biggies, and also lots of things from a bunch of promising new directors.
Yousef Eldin has directed this lovely documentary-style video, capturing the spirit of the Notting Hill Carnival for Rudimental's reggae-infused anthem We The Generation, the title track from their second album. It captures the band, with Mahalia on vocals, jamming in a Portobello Road cornershop, intercut with portraits of local residents preparing for the big weekend in 2015.
Oh, dang... Dano Cerny has turned the heat way up in this video for Swedish pop artist Erik Hassle's Natural Born Lover, providing plentiful eye-candy for the boys as well as girls.
The votes are in and the judging panels have met. Now we can reveal who is up for the honours at the UK Music Video Awards 2015 – the big awards night of the year for music video makers in Britain and beyond.
Directing duo Brian and Karl have paired up with English folk rock trio The Staves for these lovely, troubling visuals for Steady.
Gerson Aguerri has delivered this lovely little film shot in real time at sunrise, for Spanish band El Último Vecino's song Tu Casa Nueva, with a grainy DIY look and kaleidescopic, party visuals.