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fun. “Some Nights” Video

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Fresh off his take on Jackie O & JFK in Lana Del Rey’s “National Anthem” comes another historical recreation from the mind of director Anthony Mandler in the form of fun.’s “Some Nights.” Further connecting the two videos are the themes of tragedy and loss, this time set around wartime flashbacks visualizing a romance torn apart by the madness of combat, and a pair of friends separated by duty: Both relationships shattered over a war that was hardly civil.

[This article first appeared on Seen Your Video.]