The song's music video was directed by Warren Fu and shot on 35mm film on location and on sound stages in Los Angeles. Fu, who started his career as a concept designer for Lucas Films, previously co-helmed the "Lose Yourself to Dance
" clip as well as creating Random Access Memories
' album artwork and illustrations.
The visual, which was inspired by Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale The Steadfast Tin Soldier
and the 1960's TV series The Twilight Zone
, depicts the love affair between mannequins in a museum, with the male waxwork bearing a striking similarity to track collaborator, Julian Casablancas.