In this Start to Finish documentary, Scott Pagano, head of LA design studio Neither-Field, walks us through the motion-based, viral music videos he designed for electronic musicians M-Machine.

Taking inspiration from Fritz Lang's classic film, Metropolis II takes you on a path to the beating "heart" of a city, punctuated by moments that rise and fall with the music.

Scott explains how he constructed the buildings using Maya's particle system, designed the mechanical vines that guide the viewer along, and built the mechanized human figure at the city's center, which explodes to reveal its own inner workings.

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