Agreed. At first I was like "wow why didn't they use this?!" But then I realized that about halfway through it stopped being interesting because it was just repeating what had happened in the first half of the video.I prefer the original video. This one looks amazing but is repetitive.
A production company known as Artisan: http://artisan.co.uk/work/coldplayDoes anyone know who directed the alternate video of ASFOS?