Kanye West's 'Famous' Video Is Infamous, But Will Any Celebrity Dare Sue?
Here's Herzog's hot take:
The most interesting thing for me as a storyteller is in a movie, yes, you do have a story, and you develop a story but at the same time you have to be very careful and think about and organize a parallel story, a separate, independent story that only occurs in the collective mind of the audience. And when you hear the rap, which is very well done, all of a sudden it gives you more time than anything else just to reflect on it. And this video gives you space for creating your separate parallel story.
And you keep thinking, are these people for real? Are they doppelgängers? And what could be the story of them? What are they doing? How have they partied? What brought them together? So all of a sudden, the rapper gives me the chance to completely go wild on my own story.
West also shared the analysis on Twitter. Watch the NSFW analysis a la Herzog below.