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Directed music video for Bob Dylan:
"Things Have Changed" (2000)
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Edward Collins | Curtis Lee Hanson
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Unlike the studio days, where [directors were] under contract, there's no vested interest in filmmakers today, so it's one picture at a time. Nobody cares about the longevity of a director's career today. What they care about is making a successful movie. Consequently, if somebody does something that's successful, they then throw a lot of money and opportunity at them to try and duplicate it. You...
He dropped out of high school to work as a photographer, writer and editor for the film magazine "Cinema", which was owned by his uncle "It was, in a sense, my film school," Hanson reported in a 2002 interview with the Guardian. He began screenwriting and directing in the early 1970s, but didn't see serious success until he directed The Hand That Rocks the Cradle
(1992). That film, which starred
Characters in his films often reference or are seen watching movies from the Golden Age of cinema.
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