Violence Driven Music Video’s

April 26th, 2010

Today, British singer M.I.A. released her newest single, "Born Again", in the form of a 9 minute, adrenaline charged music video, filled with explicit, and violent imagery.  Directed by Romain Gavras, the French director has made a name for himself in the way he ties powerful music and real world visuals.  The almost politically driven video is an interesting approach and one he has used before.  A year ago, Gavras, directed a video for Justice called Stress (see below) that also leveraged high impact violence that portrayed a gang tearing through the streets of England.

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