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I guess it depends if you direct really crappy music videos or really great feature films. I would say generally there's a little bit of a pejorative when you mention the phrase music video because it brings to mind 'junk'.
However, when you look at the crop of music video directors like Spike Jonze, David Fincher and Chris Cunningham, these guys are clearly great filmmakers in whatever medium ...
His music video for Johnny Cash
's cover of Nine Inch Nails' "Hurt" was voted best video of all time by Guardian readers - ahead of even "Thriller" by Michael Jackson
Strongly emulates Stanley Kubrick's style in filming