The latest from Berlin based filmmaker Matt Lambert with Stink Berlin and Friend London!; Caspa feat. Keith Flint – ‘WAR’, follows more of the structure of a short film than traditional music video. It follows the lives of a group of friends who end up living on the outskirts of the city following the collapse of society. It chronicles their initial hedonistic response, to one of militance and anger after the death of one of their own. This calls them to return to the city and fight for survival and vengeance against an unknown threat.
Its always great to see the artistic process. The idea. Inspiration. Research. Maxime Bruneel, director and talented motion designer shows us the making of his music video for Mr. Overtime’s song Punks Jump Up. Watch the original video HERE.
Some cool shit for a Thursday afternoon: Unofficial music video for SKRILLEX & WOLFGANG GARTNER‘s THE DEVIL’S DEN … written and directed by Spy Films Arev Manoukian … This film is the hauntingly dark journey of a newly married man trapped in a deep erotic dream. The dream quickly turns into a nightmare as he spirals down into The Devil’s Den..
SHOWstudio filmmaker Ruth Hogben collaborates with award-winning musician Kanye West to create a film for his single Lost in the World. The song, which features Justin Vernon of Bon Iver, is taken from West’s fifth album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. Hogben’s piece breaks the mould of popular rap aesthetics while still celebrating the extraordinary talent that has made West a modern icon.
“We now have to sing about the world economic crisis and the end of capitalism and all its currencies. From now on, we pay with inner values made of pure gold. What’s good and worthy, we will only see with the ‘Polaroyced’ view, right?” (Jan St. Werner)
Munich based designer, animator and director Markus Feder`s latest music video `Fistful of Silence`for The Glitch Mob; Exploring the tension between Surface and Volume.
One gives birth to the other as white lines rise from black space and give shape to invisible structures that are driven by sound.
Recent work from L.A based What Matters Most: Shabazz Palaces Black Up. Have been following WMM for awhile now, love their approach to music videos and film. ‘”Black Up” is a short film that portrays a fever dream induced by the music of Shabazz Palaces. The film features songs from Shabazz Palaces’ album Black Up on Sub Pop Records, as well as various pieces of unreleased material.’