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Roger Ebert And The Greatest Music Video Ever Made

It was just yesterday that I read Roger Ebert's "Leave Of Presence," an announcement that he'd be  stepping away from the day-to-day grind and only...

James Blake "Voyeur" (Tobias Revell, Ferry Gouw, dir.)

There's a trippy world within the grooves of the record that opens this animated video for James Blake. It's kind of like "Spin The Black Circle" gone Molly...

Cat Power "Manhattan" (Greg Hunt, Chan Marshall, dir.)

The song is "Manhattan" and that's exactly what we get in this walkabout video that plays like an indie version of "If I Ruled The World,"...

Cassie f/ Rick Ross "Numb" (Alex Nazari, dir.)

Stylish b/w portraiture mixes in with Cassie's confident stroll through L.A. that causes several disturances in the force. Also confident? Rick Ross, of course. 

Majical Cloudz "Childhood's End" (Emily Kai Bock, dir.)

Just when you think the old man has found a way to happiness in director Emily Kai Bock's beautifully cinematic and haunting b/w piece, you realize he's still stuck...

Skunk Anansie "This Is Not A Game (director's cut)" (Lore&Jun, dir.)

Projections and pigfaced men are the primary elements, but it's the use of Skunk Anansie as living film screens for footage of earlier performance that create the...

Snoop Lion "No Guns Allowed" (Jessy Terrero, dir.)

The Rasta conversion of rapper Snoop Dogg into reggae toaster Snoop Lion is no joke — something made clear in the Reincarnated documentary and put into practice...

Chris Brown "Fine China" (Sylvain White + Chris Brown, dir.)

The force of MJ is strong on this one as Chris Brown and co-director Sylvain White (Stomp the Yard, The Losers).  deliver a big video that plays like an updated...

OK Go + Saatchi & Saatchi Music Video Contest

OK Go made the viral video cool. Can they make the video contest cool?Most music video professionals I know hate video contests, since it essentially asks you to work for...

The Flaming Lips f/ Bon Iver "Ashes In The Air" (NSFW)

It starts with a astronaut, with a head that rapidly flashes between being a giant eye and a sly vagina, who emerges from a spaceship holding a baby with a grown man's...

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