The artist MIA’s new video “Borders” sets the refugee crisis in the spotlight.
In the video, which is over four minutes long, she follows the refugees on dangerous roads in boats, across the barbed wire and through water. MIA, which is known to show their political position, questioning what the word which, among other things, politics, identities and privileges is really about.
The song and the video is part of her audiovisual projects “Matahdatah” where she directs. The end result will be a full album and movie experience, writes The Guardian.