The song's music video sees the band riding BMX bikes through the streets of Mexico City and to a concert at the city's Foro Sol venue. Shot on Super 8mm during Coldplay's Latin American stadium tour in April 2016, the clip was directed by American director and photographer James Marcus Haney, who also filmed the "Birds
" visual for the group.
The video starts with a powerful political speech taken from Charlie Chaplin's film The Great Dictator
, which was played before each show on Coldplay's A Head Full of Dreams
world tour. The same clip was also sampled by Paolo Nutini on his single "Iron Sky