Telling time isn’t a skill a common to everybody across the globe as proven by the fact that Beyonce has released her new video for ‘I Was Here’ hours ahead of schedule. However, since she shot the visual for a good cause, we should overlook it and appreciate her selflessness, right?
The ‘I Was Here’ video was directed by Sophie Muller to help raise awareness for World Humanitarian Day, which is actually tomorrow (August 19th). Don’t expect too many dramatics, though, because this entire production was filmed at United Nations General Assembly Hall and features Beyonce happily basking in the spotlight with a giant screen showcasing the world’s troubles at her back.
Beyonce previously spoke about the concept of the ‘I Was Here’ video during here visit to Anderson Cooper’s ‘AC360′. See if her attempts to make a difference came to fruition by watching the finished product below: