One-take videos are no longer a rarity, that's for sure. And that's probably why the element of jeopardy that was associated with them, that sense of something momentous happening in real time, is not a given any more. But Jake Schreier's video for Haim's Want You Back aspires to be a modern-day Unfinished Sympathy.
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Aaron Beckum directs this heartbreaker for Grandaddy, starring Jonah Ray of Mystery Science Theatre 3000 and an insistent office chair.
Meet the world's worst mailman. This guy seems incapable of doing his job properly – but has a lot of fun (not) doing it.
Nor does his utterly irresponsible behaviour go down too well in his particular part of suburbia - until he hooks up with RAC to deliver a rocking guitar solo on I Still Wanna Know, bringing the party to the neighbourhood.
Daniel Brown's video for Odesza follows an unlikely friendship in a post-singularity dystopia.
Tarik Mikou's clip for Arcade Fire is a dynamic rolling display of lyrical light play.
The songtitle hints at acres of naked flesh, but Tabitha Denholm would never be that obvious with her video for Dagny's Wearing Nothing.
In fact, this is all about coordinated movement and clothing as Dagny starts out in perfect syncronisation with her partner. However, as things unravel, she soon gets back on track. The impeccable styling is by Krissie Targerson.
Mike Dempsey & Johnny Chew craft a rough-hewn, melancholic collage for Manchester Orchestra.
Brett Haley's video for The War On Drugs is a good-natured tale of an older man's reconnection with the outside world.