Ne Plus Ultra (Post 2000's Music Short Films)

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1. MGMT: Time to Pretend (2008 Video)

Short, Adventure, Music

People who are in the beach basically needs to get some shelter. But they see 3-D backgrounds and a cat passing by. Some of the people die in the video. In the end some of them survived

Director: Ray Tintori | Stars: MGMT, Elizabeth Behl, Jeff Delauter, Justin Denis

Votes: 10

3. Carla Bruni: Quelqu'un m'a dit (2002 Video)

G | 3 min | Short, Music

Sing Quelqu'un m'a dit in the Style of "Louane". Stingray Karaoke Pop, Ballad, 2013, French, Key Eb.

Director: Leos Carax | Star: Carla Bruni

Votes: 15

4. Eric Prydz: Call on Me (2005 Video)

3 min | Short, Music, Musical

music video for "Call on Me" by Eric Prydz.

Director: Huse Monfaradi | Stars: Deanne Berry, Laura Bowley, Juan Pablo Di Pace, Rosy Hawkins

Votes: 46

5. John Carpenter: Distant Dream (2016 Video)

4 min | Short, Music

John Carpenter performs his instrumental track "Distant Dream" with a band, live, also directing the shoot.

Director: John Carpenter | Stars: John Carpenter, Cody Carpenter, Daniel A. Davies, John Spiker

Votes: 104

6. The White Stripes: Fell in Love with a Girl (2002 Video)

2 min | Animation, Short, Music

The music video is a Lego animation directed by Michel Gondry. Gondry's son was featured at the beginning of the video, building Lego blocks. It was shot frame by frame with each frame ... See full summary »

Director: Michel Gondry | Star: The White Stripes

Votes: 380

8. Benny Benassi: Satisfaction (2003 Video)

2 min | Short, Music

The second and most famous version of the music video features women in skimpy construction outfits. The video plays almost like a virtual advertisement for a variety of power tools. All ... See full summary »

Director: Dougal Wilson | Stars: Jerri Byrne, Lena Frank, Natasha Mealey, Thekla Roth

Votes: 33

10. Fatboy Slim: Weapon of Choice (2001 Video)

4 min | Short, Fantasy, Music

A businessman, overhearing the song on the maid's radio, takes to dancing in the hotel lobby.

Director: Spike Jonze | Star: Christopher Walken

Votes: 1,519

11. Kanye West: Fade (2016 Video)

4 min | Short, Music

The music video for Kanye West's song "Fade", from his 2016 album "The Life of Pablo", features Teyana Taylor as a dancer in a gym.

Director: Eli Russell Linnetz | Stars: Iman Shumpert, Teyana Taylor

Votes: 66

13. The Roadie (2012)

TV-MA | 7 min | Short, Comedy, Music

Tenacious D search for a new roadie when they find one of the most amazing Roadies that has ever toured the roads (Danny McBride).

Director: Jody Hill | Stars: Jack Black, Kyle Gass, Danny McBride, Tenacious D

Votes: 255

14. Air: Playground Love (2000 Video)

3 min | Short, Music

Music video to the single "Playground Love" from the soundtrack to "The Virgin Suicides". It also contains clips from the movie.

Directors: Roman Coppola, Sofia Coppola | Stars: Sofia Coppola, Kirsten Dunst, Josh Hartnett, Kathleen Turner

Votes: 43

15. Radiohead: Daydreaming (2016 Video)

6 min | Short, Music

In this music video for Radiohead's new single, singer Thom Yorke traverses a shifting landscape of hall-ways, houses, department stores and mountains in search of an unknown destination. Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson.

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Grace Illingworth, Ava Puorro, Thom Yorke

Votes: 929

16. David Bowie: Lazarus (2016 Video)

4 min | Short, Drama, Music

David Bowie's last music video released prior to his death depicts him on a death bed, entering a better world through a closet.

Director: Johan Renck | Star: David Bowie

Votes: 694

17. Beyoncé: Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It) (2008 Video)

3 min | Short, Music, Musical

A promotional dance video for Beyoncé's 2008 hit single "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)."

Director: Jake Nava | Stars: Beyoncé, Ashley Everett, Ebony Williams

Votes: 535

18. Nine Inch Nails: Came Back Haunted (2013 Video)

4 min | Short, Music

A promotional music video for Nine Inch Nails' 2013 single "Came Back Haunted."

Director: David Lynch | Star: Trent Reznor

Votes: 234

19. Sia: Chandelier (2014 Video)

4 min | Short, Drama, Music

A contemporary dance performed by Maddie Ziegler to Chandelier by Sia.

Directors: Daniel Askill, Sia | Stars: Sia, Maddie Ziegler

Votes: 1,001

20. Robbie Williams: Rock DJ (2000 Video)

G | 4 min | Short, Horror, Music

Official music video for "Rock DJ", performed by Robbie Williams.

Director: Vaughan Arnell | Stars: Robbie Williams, Lauren Gold

Votes: 136

21. Bob Dylan: Things Have Changed (2000 Video)

5 min | Short, Music

Award winning legend Bob Dylan performs this great track from the original soundtrack of "Wonder Boys" in this music video where he has the chance to interact the stars of the movie (... See full summary »

Director: Curtis Hanson | Stars: Michael Douglas, Robert Downey Jr., Bob Dylan, Katie Holmes

Votes: 54

23. Johnny Cash: Hurt (2003 Video)

4 min | Short, Drama, Music

A promotional video for Johnny Cash's 2003 single "Hurt."

Director: Mark Romanek | Stars: June Carter Cash, Johnny Cash

Votes: 597

24. Gorillaz Featuring Mos Def and Bobby Womack: Stylo (2010 Video)

5 min | Animation, Short, Action

In the music video "Stylo" from Damon Albarn's virtual band "Gorillaz", the animated band members are confronted by Bruce Willis in a high-octane car chase.

Directors: Peter Candeland, Jamie Hewlett | Stars: Damon Albarn, Gorillaz, Jason Nott, Bruce Willis

Votes: 280

25. OutKast: Hey Ya! (2003 Video)

5 min | Short, Music, Musical

A promotional video for Outkast's 2003 hit single "Hey Ya!"

Director: Bryan Barber | Stars: Outkast, André Benjamin, Big Boi, Ryan Phillippe

Votes: 956

26. Moby & the Void Pacific Choir: Are You Lost in the World Like Me (2016 Video)

3 min | Animation, Short, Drama

Max Fleischer-style animated video from the album "These Systems Are Failing" which questions the impact of technology on modern society.

Director: Steve Cutts | Stars: Moby, The Void Pacific Choir

Votes: 279

27. Beck: Colors (2018 Video)

4 min | Short, Music

Add a Plot

Director: Edgar Wright | Stars: Beck, Alison Brie

Votes: 139

29. The White Stripes: Seven Nation Army (2003 Video)

4 min | Short, Music, Musical

In the music video for The White Stripes song "Seven Nation Army", Jack White and Meg White perform while viewed through a kaleidoscope of red and black shapes and images.

Directors: Alexandre Courtès, Martin Fougerole | Stars: The White Stripes, Jack White, Meg White

Votes: 98

30. Biting Elbows: Bad Motherfucker (2013 Video)

Not Rated | 5 min | Short, Action, Music

A man that is captured by an agency tries to escape and get a teleportation device.

Director: Ilya Naishuller | Stars: Oleg Poddubnyy, Andrei Dementiev, Artur Migranov, Alexei Zamaraev

Votes: 1,712

31. Johnny Cash: God's Gonna Cut You Down (2006 Video)

3 min | Short, Music

This is a music video for God's Gonna Cut you Down

Director: Tony Kaye | Stars: Johnny Cash, Kanye West, Patricia Arquette, Travis Barker

Votes: 117

32. Kanye West: Flashing Lights, Version 1 (2008 Video)

3 min | Short, Music

Filmed entirely in slow-motion, the video begins with a Ford Mustang Bullit rolling onto the screen and stopping at dusk in the desert outside Las Vegas, Nevada. As the bright, red ... See full summary »

Directors: Spike Jonze, Kanye West | Stars: Rita G., Kanye West

Votes: 81

33. DJ Shadow Feat. Run the Jewels: Nobody Speak (2016 Video)

Short, Comedy, Music

DJ Shadow performs with Run the Jewels in the music video "Nobody Speak" from the album "The Mountain Will Fall" recorded for Mass Appeal and Liquid Amber Records. The video opens with a ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Pilling | Stars: Ian Bailey, Ihor Ciszkewycz, Run the Jewels, DJ Shadow

Votes: 28

34. t.A.T.u.: Not Gonna Get Us (2001 Video)

4 min | Short, Music

A music video for t.A.T.u.'s song, 'Nas Ne Dogonyat (They Won't Catch Us)/Not Gonna Get Us'.

Stars: Lena Katina, Ivan Shapovalov, t.A.T.u., Yuliya Volkova

Votes: 37

37. Run the Jewels: Oh Mama (2018 Video)

3 min | Animation, Short, Music

Rick and Morty star in the music video for "Oh Mama" by Run The Jewels.

Director: Juan Jose Meza-Leon | Stars: El-P, Killer Mike, Run the Jewels

Votes: 214

38. Gnarls Barkley: Crazy (2006 Video)

3 min | Animation, Short, Music

Going along with the psychiatric theme of the song, Gnarls Barkley's music video for "Crazy" is done in the style of the Rorschach inkblot test. Animated, mirrored inkblots morph into ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Hales | Stars: Gnarls Barkley, Danger Mouse, CeeLo Green

Votes: 54

39. TV on the Radio: Happy Idiot (2014)

3 min | Short, Comedy

Music video for "TV on The Radios" "Happy Idiot".

Director: Danny Jelinek | Stars: Karen Gillan, Paul Reubens

Votes: 22

40. Lou Reed & Metallica: The View (2011 Video)

3 min | Short, Music

A promotional video for Lou Reed and Metallica's 2011 single "The View."

Director: Darren Aronofsky | Stars: Kirk Hammett, James Hetfield, Metallica, Lou Reed

Votes: 70

41. The Raconteurs: Steady, As She Goes - Version 1 (2006 Video)

4 min | Short, Music

The first music video was directed by Jim Jarmusch, and focuses on the band performing the song. It premiered on MTV2 on March 10, 2006, and was also available for streaming on the band's website.

Director: Jim Jarmusch | Stars: Brendan Benson, Patrick Keeler, Jack Lawrence, The Raconteurs

Votes: 36

42. Björk: Pagan Poetry (2001 Video)

6 min | Short, Drama, Music

Promo video for Björk: Pagan Poetry.

Director: Nick Knight | Star: Björk

Votes: 301

43. Arcade Fire: Reflektor (2013 Video)

8 min | Short, Music

Add a Plot

Director: Anton Corbijn | Star: Arcade Fire

Votes: 132

44. Eminem Feat. Nate Ruess: Headlights (2014 Video)

4 min | Short, Music

The video takes a non-chronological look at the turbulent relationship from his mother's perspective.

Director: Spike Lee | Stars: Eminem, Nate Ruess

Votes: 158

45. Massive Attack: Live with Me (2006 Video)

6 min | Short, Music

The video features a young woman drinking heavily, to the point of excess.

Director: Jonathan Glazer | Star: Kirsty Shepherd

Votes: 31

46. Madonna: Don't Tell Me (2000 Video)

5 min | Short, Music, Western

A promotional video for Madonna's 2000 hit single "Don't Tell Me."

Director: Jean-Baptiste Mondino | Stars: Madonna, Christian Vincent

Votes: 398

47. A Perfect Circle: Judith (2000 Video)

4 min | Short, Music