As seen on NY Mag’s Daily Intel: Finally, Someone Made a Rap Video About Olafur Eliasson’s Waterfalls.
So there are these waterfalls in New York, right? They’re part of some, like, public arts installation or something. They were put on by this guy Olafur Eliasson. Lil Wayne wanted to rhyme about him in his rap for the track A Milli. He didn’t, though. Fortunately, someone did. They’re called the Southern Mothers. And they’re brought to you by Modern Jackass. Reddit, homebro. Especially if you’re in a cubicle. Then turn, smile, shift and repeat. Yadiggity?
Gil Green’s that music video director you love but whom you can never think of when you try to list your favorite music video directors. Hype Williams, David Fincher, Mark Romanek, Spike Jonze, that dude Gondry….and it kind of peters out from there. Except Green’s probably made a good 70% of the videos that struck you as ingenious over the past 5 years. What follows: A MoJaMa salute to one of the best working music video directors today. The Criterion Collection after the jump.