on video editing

from Drake Dance Revolution: The ‘Hotline Bling’ Video by Rembert Browne for Grantland:

A less obvious reason this video is startling… is that on Drake’s end, we actually see him, unedited, for long periods of time… And with fewer cuts and longer one-take stretches come more room for scrutiny…

Drake, Hotline Bling, 2015
Drake, Hotline Bling, 2015
D'Angelo, Untitled (How Does It Feel), 2000
D’Angelo, Untitled (How Does It Feel), 2000
Sinéad O'Connor, Nothing Compare 2 U, 1990
Sinéad O’Connor, Nothing Compare 2 U, 1990
Drake, Hotline Bling, 2015
Drake, Hotline Bling, 2015