A dark yet strikingly beautiful masterpiece, the animated clip was inspired by John Milton’s epic poem Paradise Lost. It “follows the fall of Satan from the kingdom of Heaven and his subsequent journey through Pandemonium, Purgatory and Chaos on his way to corrupt the virgin Earth,” according to a press release. Helmed by London-based production house Trunk Animation, the visual required the continuous work of 12 animators, artists, and compositors over the course of three months. Watch below.
In support of the new LP, Gilmour will be on tour this fall.