“Every Day Is Yours To Win,” the latest film in R.E.M.’s Collapse Into Now Film Project, is currently streaming on YouTube’s homepage for 24 hours. The film features an introduction by Michael Stipe and co-director Jim McKay, who are the guest curators for the day.
The Collapse Into Now Film Project is a selection of films accompanying each song on R.E.M.’s current album Collapse Into Now and directed by notable artists and filmmakers and personally curated by singer Michael Stipe. The list of directors includes Oscar-nominated actor James Franco, filmmaker, photographer, and conceptual artist Sam Taylor-Wood, and Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles.
Say what you want about R.E.M., the band knows how to wed music and video footage to create indelible pieces of art. For fans of cutting-edge pop music, this would be a video series worth keeping an eye on.
Watch the video for “Every Day Is Yours To Win” below: