Resume: Gondry was a renowned music video director for more than a decade before making the leap to the big screen with "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind." His notable music videos include the White Stripes' "Fell in Love with a Girl" and "Around the World" by Daft Punk. Best work: His music video work is varied and original, yet it's hard to top the visionary "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind," for which he won the original screenplay Oscar.
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