Pop superstar Billy Ailish is already known for experimental music videos. The latter, for her new single “My Future”, is no exception.
In the new video, Eilish exchanges the gloomy and cool atmosphere of most of her videos to jump into an animated world. The video opens with an animated Ailish sitting in a forest during a rainstorm and watching the moon. The rain gathers in the pools and on the leaves, and the environment seems distinctly inspired by Ghibli studio films. Princess Mononok,,
As the song continues, she wanders through the forest, clearing the dark clouds and rain of her presence and causing new life to emerge from the earth. The newly formed roots and vines wrap around the Eilish, raising it in the sky and out to the newly green and beautiful forest. The whole video plays as a cross between My neighbor Totoro and Nausicaä from the Valley of the Wind,, It̵
Although this is Eilish’s second animated music video, it is the first to adopt a lighter and more useful tone. Her latest animated video was for the song “You Must See Me in a Crown,” where she partnered with Takeshi Murakami to create a video with an apocalyptic vibe that ends with an animated Billy turning into a giant monster … far from the vision. my future ”in the spring in the style of Studio-Ghibli.