Directed Johnny Cash
video "Hurt". It is a cover version of a song by Nine Inch Nails
, and Romanek became famous directing their videos.
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Be daring and sincere. -- referring to an interview he read with Stanley Kubrick when asked what his tenets are for first-time film directors
Was so deeply affected by Johnny Cash
's cover of Nine Inch Nails' "Hurt", he offered (and begged) to shoot the video for free. Upon doing so, he sent the video to Trent Reznor
, lead singer of Nine Inch Nails. Reznor was in session with Zack De La Rocha
(of Rage Against the Machine fame) at the time, and they were reportedly so awestruck emotionally that they had to leave the room and recuperate, ...
Strongly emulates Stanley Kubrick's style in filming