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Allie Avital - Wow, this girl is a genius!


I no longer remember how I realized that this person exists, but after watching all these videos, I realized that I was missing out on something truly good. 
Music video is an institution with decades and its trivialization has made it a little ... sick. As if the music videos had sex with other music videos in the same family, and had increasingly languid and fragile children.
I suddenly discovered the videos of Moses Sumney and took the trouble to find out who had directed them, to discover Allie Avital and a very interesting collection of visual interpretations of music, which is not always very creative, but which gives rise to creative films. 
This one, which we chose to be up here in sample form, is apparently inspired by Buñuel's "The Exterminating Angel" and plays with the concept of animated GIF. That is the fundamental quality of the work of this young and talented New York girl - the intention and the consistency.

If you want to know more and have the patience to click, here's a list: