The video is mostly made up of 325 big and small events shot in a matter of 4.2 seconds then slowed down. That segment is followed by a 16 second real-time section, and the clip ends with a short slow motion scene.
"What we wanted it to be was a contrast between the harshness of the outside world and the beauty of that one moment," Kulash told Radio.com
. "The verses are about how the most beautiful thing, but the most tragic thing, is how fleeting and how temporary everything is. So take this moment and do something with it! So, what we wanted this video to do was to pull apart a moment of absolute chaos, which even verges on violence. And then to unpack that moment to reveal that it's beautiful inside."