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MGMT 'When You Die' by Mike Burakoff & Hallie Cooper-Novack

14/12/2017

MGMT 'When You Die' by Mike Burakoff & Hallie Cooper-Novack

Alex Karpovsky (from Girls) is a bad magician in the new MGMT video, hated by his meagre audience for his terrible tricks. And he's stuck in a Groundhog Day-style loop. Maybe he's dreaming - or dying? Because then the world changes, with new hidden, and frankly horrible depths, as he falls onto the operating table surrounded by surgeons.

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Flyte 'Faithless' by Femke Huurdeman

22/11/2017

Flyte 'Faithless' by Femke Huurdeman

Femke Huurdeman's second video for Flyte features the last girl on Earth, wandering through a world turned to desert. But this is no typical dystopian narrative.

Huurdeman's video for Faithless is more like a fairytale, as the girl makes an unlikely friendship, which ultimately leads to a magical transformation. 

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Somewhere Else 'Uh Huh' by Anton Tammi

13/11/2017

Somewhere Else 'Uh Huh' by Anton Tammi

Anton Tammi goes the full peyote with a video for Somewhere Else that gives full rein to the director's visionary and hallucinatory gifts. It's probably the most psychedelic, spaced-out Western since Dennis Hopper made The Last Movie

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Marmozets 'Habits' by Aella Jordan-Edge

16/10/2017

Marmozets 'Habits' by Aella Jordan-Edge

Aella Jordan-Edge directs this dark surreal video for Marmozets latest single Habits. A mannequin couple holds frozen poses in typically romantic, movie trope settings. They often inhabit the same space as the band themselves, until a final twist when the line between mannequin and human becomes blurred.

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Mick Jagger 'England Lost' by Saam Farahmand

03/08/2017

Mick Jagger 'England Lost' by Saam Farahmand

Mick Jagger's scathing response to Brexit has inspired a compelling, quietly furious video by Saam Farahmand.

While Jagger uses a sporting metaphor in England Lost to make his point about the country's slide into global irrelevance, Farahmand takes the metaphor in another more cinematic direction.

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Village Green 'Salvation' by Noah Harris & Andy Biddle

01/08/2017

Village Green 'Salvation' by Noah Harris & Andy Biddle

In an ambitious project for Village Green Recordings' album Salvation - which showcases the music of eight composers signed to the label - Noah Harris and Andy Biddle take us on a voyage through time and nothing less than the history of mankind, though the mesmerising animation of found objects. 

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