Topics

The Wolf Man (movie, 2009)
For director Mark Romanek, a new chapter, of a sort
For director Mark Romanek, a new chapter, of a sort

The director Mark Romanek helped reinvent the music video in the 1990s, his pieces for the likes of Nine Inch Nails’ “Closer” and Beck’s “Devil’s Haircut” becoming edgy exercises in style and story. Now he could be on the path to reinvention again—sort of. In the fall, Romanek helmed “Picasso Baby,” the Jay-Z pop-up exercise that brought together the disparate likes of Judd Apatow and Marina Abramovic as Hova hummingly held court. Romanek also directed a similarly real-time video for U2’s “Invisible,” a black-and-white piece both playing with and reveling in Bono’s icon status that Romanek shot as a...

Loading