A lonely man finds a friend in a stray cat he takes in. The more their bond strengthens, the more painful is the eventual loss. Black and white concept of coarser drawings corresponds with the rap music, but what is a bit more striking, is the contrast with the content.
This music video by a young French animator is not only a visual portrayal of the song, but also tells a sad story. Its main hero is a lonely introvert working in a video games store. He is head over heels in love with a woman called Dolores who works across the street from him. But he is unfortunately unable to overcome his reclusiveness and stays in his dreams and fantasies.
This clip is a beautiful merging of the typically highbrow sport of horse racing with the commonly misrepresented “mean streets” of Pacoima, the proud birthplace of Charles X. It challenges any stereotypes or preconceptions of race and social class which may exist in modern day society.