[POLL] “Runaway” Debuts In Short And Long Form
Saturday night, [lastfm]Kanye West[/lastfm] shared a part of his Dark Beautiful Twisted Fantasy with us via every music network on cable.
Now, you can catch up with West’s vision in three different formats.
“Runaway” was every bit the odd spectacle that was promised, with ballerinas, a phoenix, explosions and even a giant [lastfm]Michael Jackson[/lastfm] paper mache head.
Directed by West himself and written by Hype Williams, the famed music video director, it was a visual stunner, if not always the most lucid in terms of story.
There are now three cuts available online, starting with the full, all-of-its-glory 34 minute:
There’s also an eight-minute “extended video” for just the song “Runaway.”
Finally, if you just want the song and ballerinas, get the five minute cut here:
What did you think of West’s cinematic vision?