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Warren Fu concocts a fabulous dream-vision of narrative deconstruction with The Strokes that's an absolute nightmare for music video summarizers.
Does anyone apart from Warren and Julian Casablancas know what's going on?
Every so often a video comes along that feels like an event: a mammoth undertaking and a huge achievement both technically and creatively. For these artworks, the payoff is virality - and deservingly so. Typically the kings of this have been OK Go, a band so viral they might as well change their name to Zika.
French directing duo Parachutes prove their VFX worth once again with this great infinite loop video for Yuksek.
James Fitzgerald's video for the Dublin band Funeral Suits is the story of a teenager in rural Ireland, coming to terms with the fallout created by his father's desertion. It features Ryan Burke, a 14 year old from County Offaly, who gives an excellent performance as the boy who is trying to become a man.
Laura Mvula gives a solitary eulogy at her own funeral in this beautifully shot, understated video from Damien Weilers.
Finn Keenan’s second collaboration with Louis Berry results in this super-stylish, VFX-enhanced performance video where an endlessly duplicated Berry develops a smouldering, tango-esque relationship with the girl playing Nicole, the subject of the song. And she keeps multiplying too.
Manchester-based directing team Grandmas have made a video for Exploded View's song Orlando, that was completed shortly before the terrible events in Orlando, FL in the early hours of June 12th.
Metal band Of Mice & Men's new video for Pain, directed by Mark Lediard, combines a stark, black and white performance, with eery footage of girls in leotards writhing on the ground, contorted in pain - and then contorting some more.
Director Iain Simpson has taken a trip to Malawi on behalf of Beating Heart, a project that combines music originally recorded in the country in an epic field recording project, remixed by contemporary artists.