WATCH | Montreal's LIA Releases Visually Striking Video For "Grave" Inspired By The Lobster

WATCH | Montreal's LIA Releases Visually Striking Video For "Grave" Inspired By The Lobster

Filed under: 
Music Videos

Pursuing the release of several singles that will form an EP due to the end of this year, Montreal emerging artist LIA got inspired from the movie The Lobster (Yorgos Lanthimos) for her latest track featuring Thomas White

Together, LIA and the video director Malo collaborated on a common theme for "Grave", showcasing true emotions through visually pleasing methods of including contemporary dance moves and a setting that fits the enchanting music so seamlessly. 

Through the movie themed, LIA questions the notion of being committed to a relationship with someone else:

"This movie really shook me and I started spiraling down a thought path asking myself two questions: What does it mean to be with someone just to avoid being alone & why force yourself to be alone/closed off from someone out of fear of getting hurt? 

The music video, shot by Malo, is also inspired by the movie:

"Inspired by contemporary dance, sign language and a scene of the movie “The Lobster”, the video for Grave strives to illustrate the end of a relationship. A silent and calm goodbye of two souls bonding for the last time with their friends there to witness and assist it.” 

Watch the video above + Stream "Grave" right here : http://smarturl.it/lia-grave

Share this article

Comments

Content Stream

Meet mokina This Montreal emerging singer-songwriter has made us do a double-take on her latest single, titled "Kawaii" The synth-pop tune is eazy-breezy, cute and ear-candy to say the least. The type of song you'd listen to right when you wake up, heart and sould fluttering all the way through the...
Toronto-based duo aiwake return with their latest cut 'Palm City' - Evident as ever from aiwake 's output is the emotional and darker aspects of their production. Floating in a realm between rnb and electronica, driving rhythms on 'Palm City' carry distorted synths and delicate vocals to tell an...
Montreal artist Grandbuda just dropped a surprise EP. We've only had the chance to glimpse over this new project not too long ago and had to keep it as hugh as possible until today: Grandbuda is about to make everyone do a double-take with his latest 3-track EP titled Unavailable which you get to...
Feast your eyes on Mignot Tribe 's handmade jewelry. For generations, the Mignot family has been proudly crafting 100% handmade jewelry using the finest quality raw materials . All materials are thoughtfully collected in small quantities along their travels around the world. Calling our adventure...
Sara Diamond was a child star who sold millions of records and became quickly disenchanted with the grind and little control over her trajectory. Now at 22 Sara is releasing original music that she wrote herself, exploring the world from her own perspective without any compromises. The Montreal-...
Mouth Breather is the moniker of 23 yr-old Montreal based eclectic/alt-pop artist Owen Hooper. He's on the internet all the time and totally up to date with culture i.e. which Soundcloud rapper just got a face tattoo. He also suffers from a sense of alienation and anxiety about what life is like,...
Canadian brand Boro Clothing just dropped their new Fall/Winter '18 collection. You'll find new products and a few re ups of their classics. Scroll through the looks below, and shop them right here
We got a new UNBLOOM track to tune-in to. The young emerging artist has been on our radar for quite some time and for good reason. He's been releasing pure pop bliss that stays stuck with you for days and weeks as you swoon over the dance-like melodies and relatable lyrics. A lot of UNBLOOM songs...
We found out that our fellow Montreal producer Robert Robert was dropping his anticipated EP How To Save Water today, Comprised of 6 fine-tuned songs, overlayed with his vocals (which is a new thing) - the entire thing evokes a sense of surrealism mixed in with dark undertones and wavy electronic...
Noble Oak is the moniker of 25 year old Vancouver based multi-instrumentalist, artist and producer Patrick Fiore . He makes music that is captivating in all the sense of the word, giving us the melodies and airy-beats that ease us into his world, immersing ourselves in an amalgam of feel-good vibes...
Safia Nolin presented the final installment of her Dans le noir live session: "Encore" . Shot with a thermal camera and directed by Jean-François Sauvé , this third single-sequence video follows "Miroir" and "Les chemins" . Safia performs Encore alongside her acolytes Joseph Marchand and Philippe...
Our Montreal darling San James just recently dropped visuals for her latest single "White Walls" - The beautiful video directed by Vincent René-Lortie and features a storyline shot in a way to match the mood and cinematic vocal delivery coming from San James . Swelve deep into her world as she...