Directed "La Boheme" opera by Giacomo Puccini
on Broadway. He was nominated for a Tony award as Best Director.
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So, what is creative freedom? We can make what we want, how we want. The only constraint is: not for any budget.
In late 2004, he directed the world's most expensive advertisement for Chanel No 5, a 4-minute short film titled "No 5: The Film" starring Nicole Kidman
(who he worked with for Moulin Rouge!
(2001)) and Rodrigo Santoro
. The film ad, about a fairy-tale romance in which Chanel is part of the story but is not what the story is about, cost £18 million and made Kidman a Guinness World Record holder ...
Uses contemporary music in films set in the pre-20th/21st century.