You'll never look at Gumby the same way again
Setting: A bucolic, woodsy landscape. Characters: Emotionally expressive claymation blob things. Plot: Something about being sucked up into some sort of polygonal spaceship. This is a weird one, folks!
Director and artist Allison Schulnik's video for Grizzly Bear's "Ready, Able" is online now, and its mesmerizing and hard-to-place sadness almost makes the all-out creepiness of Patrick Daughters' "Two Weeks" clip look like a picnic at the beach.
Why is that one blob thing melting? Why are those faces turning inside out? And why do I get so depressed watching all of it?
View the video.