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Steam (1992)

The music video for Peter Gabriel’s hit single Steam (1992) was made by Stephen R. Johnson, a director of immense creativity. Peter Gabriel was known for his innovative, experimental music videos, probably the most famous being Sledgehammer (1986) also directed by Johnson, which scooped nine MTV Video Music Awards, which stands as a record today. […]

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Metachaos (2011)

Created by Alessandro Bavari Music by Jeff Ensign aka Evolution Noise Slave Metachaos, by ‘Digital Artist’ Alessandro Bavari, is more like 8 minutes of visual and sonic art than a short film. Intense, overwhelming and immersive, it uses state of the art camerawork and CGI special effect technology to create what could be seen as a […]

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This Land is Mine (2014)

This Land is Mine is a remarkable animation set to a song in the style of a musical by artist Nina Paley. Beginning with the very first settlers in the land over time variously named Canaan, The Levant, Israel and Palestine, we see a succession of warriors and colonialists laying claim to what has proved […]

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Yama (2010)

Music written and recorded by Dead Skeletons (Ryan Carlson Van Kriedt & Jón Sæmundur). Dead Skeletons are an Icelandic psychadelia band. Yama is a song from their debut album Dead Magick, recorded in 2010. The official video for Yama doesn’t really have a narrative as such – rather it’s a montage of imagery, mostly of […]

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Sunlight (2010)

‘Sunlight’ is a music video for the song of the same title by music duo Bag Raiders, formed in 2006 by Jack Glass and Chris Stracey from Sydney. The video was directed by Fleur and Manu and produced by Division. When a beautiful girl develops a crush on a chimpanzee, she releases him from captivity. […]

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Cold Star (2011)

Director: Kai Stänicke. Director of Photography: Thomas Schneider Music: Cold Star by Din A Tod (Out of Line Music) Starring: Dieter Rita Scholl Cold Star is a striking music video. Based in a public swimming pool, the action centres around two protagonists – a teenage boy who is at the pool with his friends, and an […]

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