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Director Mark Romanek defends Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off' video
Director Mark Romanek defends Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off' video

Director Mark Romanek suggests Odd Future member Earl Sweatshirt watch the new Taylor Swift video “Shake It Off,” which the hip-hop artist publicly renounced for reinforcing racial stereotypes. In a Q&A with Vulture, Romanek, who directed such high-profile videos as Johnny Cash’s “Hurt,” No Doubt’s “Hella Good” and Nine Inch Nails’ “Closer,” says that Sweatshirt has missed the point of Swift’s latest video, which shows her attempting to fit in alongside various types of dancers, from ballet and Lady Gaga-esque pop to a chorus line of twerkers. “I'm a fan of his and I think he's a really interesting...

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