Paul Trillo: Sarh “U and I”
In the music video for Sarh’s U and I, up-and-coming filmmaker Paul Trillo explores a relationship that is one part Chris Parks fluids, one part… Read more
OK Go “The Writing’s On the Wall”
Directed by the always brilliant Aaron Duffy, OK Go’s latest music video is chock full of fun optical illusions and in-camera tricks that required as… Read more
The Peach Kings “Mojo Thunder” [NSFW]
Kris Merc and Benjy Brooke talk about the deeply personal process of making a music video.
Tom Rosenthal, Two Great Music Videos and Two Vimeo Staff Picks
I was first introduced to Tom Rosenthal’s music through Rosanna Wan’s animated music video for his song “I Like It When You’re Gone”. I was immediately impressed. Through simple… Read more
Ladi6 – Hold Tight by Robert Wallace
Director, Robert Wallace creates a psychedelic dreamscape for the smooth beats of Ladi6 in her new music video, Hold Tight.
Michael Langan: Hundred Waters “Cavity”
Michael Langan’s music video for Hundred Waters’ “Cavity” features the filmmaker’s trademark penchant for playing with multiplicity and repetition. What begins as a deceptively simple… Read more
GMUNK: Tycho “See”
Bradley “Gmunk” Munkowitz’s latest release is a live action-based mysterious music video for “See” from musician/designer Tycho’s album, “Awake.” Alongside the protagonist, who appears to… Read more
Animator, illustrator and musician Andy Martin took a series of stop-motion animations he created for Vine and used them as a launchpad for “Plasticine Rhythm.”… Read more
Cisma: Criolo “Duas de Cinco”
If Spike Jonze’s vision of the future in Her was too sunny for you, try on Denis Cisma’s decidedly bleaker take in this short film… Read more
The Daniels: DJ Snake & Lil Jon “Turn Down for What” [NSFW]
Riotous, orgiastic and surreal, the latest music video from directing duo The Daniels is a hyper-sexual dance party that even the cops can’t resist. NSFW:… Read more
Golden Wolf + Primary: Dog Blood “Chella Ride”
Golden Wolf’s latest project is a frenetic, collage-inspired music video for Dog Blood, a collaborative project between Skrillex and Boys Noize. Art directed by Primary,… Read more
Karni and Saul: The Staves “Winter Trees”
London-based Karni and Saul blend beautiful compositing with peculiar creatures inspired by laser-cut wood in this music video for The Staves’ Winter Trees. For more… Read more
Ohji: Keys N Krates “Treat Me Right”
Happy Friday. Make sure someone treats you right and kick back and watch Ohji’s Keys N Krates music video for Treat Me Right.
Birdo Studio: Gloom
Birdo Studio presents a Japanese-inspired kaiju Brazilian music video. (“Kaiju” is a Japanese word which literally means “strange creature”, like the ones in the movie Pacific… Read more
Michael Fragstein: Boozoo Bajou “Jan Mayen”
Stuttgart-based Michael Fragstein created this music video for Boozoo Bajou’s Jan Mayen. Inspired by a volcanic island in the Arctic Ocean, landscape and weather maps,… Read more
in/out: Mt. Wolf “Midnight Shallows”
London-based in/out (aka Jean-Philippe Blunt & Thom Humphreys) explore the world of chronophotography and Étienne-Jules Marey in this music video for Mt. Wolf’s Midnight Shallows.… Read more
Gergely Wootsch: Savages “Marshal Dear”
London-based Gergely Wootsch brings gorgeous Vonnegut-inspired visuals to this music video for the Savages’ Marshal Dear. Love the mix of 3D camera/environment and drawn 2D… Read more
Mrzyk & Moriceau + Mathematic: Jackson & His Computer Band “G.I Jane” [NSFW]
Sex and violence collide in fantastic fashion in this WTF-laden music video for Jackson & His Computer Band’s “G.I Jane.” Directed by Mrzyk & Moriceau… Read more
CRCR: C2C “Delta”
French collective CRCR creates an epic cel animated promo for C2C’s “Delta.” Themes include fear of the unknown, violence and — ultimately — mystical transcendence.
Le Castle Vania “Prophication”
The music video teaser of Le Castle Vania’s forthcoming EP “Prophication” is a space odyssey rendered in vintage hues. Created by Evan Viera with Pablo… Read more
[NSFW] Poom “Big Bang”
[NSFW] Axel Courtière directs a surreal motage of non sequetirs for Poom’s “Big Bang”
Franz Ferdinand – Right Action
Jonas Odell directs another music video for Franz Ferdinand diving deep into a classic retro graphical language.
Roger: Videophonic 2013
Shiny work from Roger! A fully animated video for Creedence Clewater Revival’s “Lookin Out My Door,” for this year’s PROMAX BDA Session “Videophonics.”
Fleur & Manu: Gesaffelstein “Pursuit”
[NSFW] Fleur & Manu direct an ominous music video for Gesaffelstein powered by dolly shots through surreal vignettes. Hat tip to Will Adams.