Promo News - 19th Dec 2018

So it's time to begin the review of the music videos of the year, with the special relationship. Since it all began, the application of animation to music videos has been the source of magic. It happened again this year in all kinds of ways and styles. 

Our favourite animated videos (or videos featuring substantial amounts of animation) range from the high-end CGI of Chemical Brothers, the iconoclastic experimentation of Superchunk and Aphex Twin (above), hand-drawn animation for Franc Moody, beautifully crafted stop motion for Jon Hopkins. And this list presents the talent of some of the finest auteur-animators out there.

The selected videos represent a window into the imagination, creativity, dedication, craft and graft of animators in the field of music videos, where the talent of one creative voice can shine through. 

And, I'm sure we've missed a few too...

Promo News - 19th Dec 2018

Related Content

feature

Best Music Videos of 2018: Comedy

Here's our favourite funniest videos of the year - and also some comedy that was not necessarily hilarious, but used satire to create a seismic cultural reaction. We're talking Childish …

Promo News - 8 months ago

feature

Best Music Videos of 2018: Narrative

From straight documentary to surreal flights of fancy, narrative is the backbone of so many type of music videos. And this year has seen a rich vein of storytelling in music videos. 

Promo News - 8 months ago

Latest Videos