A sample of the best music videos from the past year. Featuring international, indie heavy weights, and local clips.
Maybe 100 bad days
A meditation on loss and the journey towards progress.
Bishop and her boyfriend star in a trippy animated love story, exploring the obsessions and passions that help to define their relationship.
Common’s relationship to hip hop is explored: the passion, the community, the dance, the rhythm, the clothing, the lifestyle, the culture.
A reflection of Earl Sweatshirt’s life and perspective.
Purest states fall into sync with the resilience and strength of female expression.
A foot-focused dance.
A poker game unfolds in a series of experimental video collages inspired by David Hockney’s “joiners.”
“Seven of Diamonds” plays with time, art history, and the fantastical as various spirits of the Château de Fontainebleau come out to play before being locked back into the artwork they came from.
A stop motion trip through Colorado.
A classic cat-and-mouse story with abstract characters representing government and spirituality. They will be judged for their actions.
A laundromat attendant is attacked by the store's leftover clothing.
Marque is transported out of the city into a spiritually fueled natural setting and explores self-love.
Dave Keuning performs to a split-screen dance-off.
Strange attractions to a sandwich and a television.
To create a universe where the fear to connect with one another is eliminated—wouldn’t that be the ultimate goal?
In one of the roughest neighborhoods in Brooklyn, a young, isolated boy uses his creativity to pass the time while daydreaming of a better life. All the while, a group of enigmatic “hood angels” plots a course toward the forgotten child.
Lucy Daydream and Alpha 5 soar into space on a rocketship to find something new. Their journey into the unknown brings them face to face with a man from the stars.
Masked dancers move through an abandoned space.
An atypical family, consisting of both people and animals, has made abuse the center of its existence.
A surreal ride aboard Sam Lynch’s train of thought, passing personal history, struggles with mental health, and relationships.
Using hand-crafted props and costumes, this silent film–inspired music video tells the story of a French navy captain who discovers a wondrous underwater city—and the mermaid who must rescue him from the danger that awaits.
The inexplicable and supernatural haunt and transform vast wildernesses and intimate cityscapes.
An experiment in form, shape, and editing.