Director X

Gallery

We Talked to Future’s Personal Photographer About Life in ATL

On the eve of film 'Superfly,' photographer Anthony Hilliard chronicles Future's life of dice, Lamborghinis, and a bottomless stack of one dollar bills
Anthony Hilliard
Aidan Johnston
6.11.18
Film

Director X Wants You to Remember the “Fly” in ‘Superfly’

The famed music video director told us why his 2018 version is more 'Fast and Furious' than 'Sicario.'
Noel Ransome
5.28.18
Stuff

Watch This Powerful Video About Black Lives Matter

The video features a number of well-known Torontonians like Daniel Caesar, Boi1da, Director X, John River, Rich Kidd, and Jordan Evans.
Ebony-Renee Baker
8.26.16
Culture

We Talked to Drake’s Go-To Director About His Feature Film Debut, Racism, and Hockey

Director X's first film explores what it means to be a black hockey player in small town Canada.
Manisha Krishnan
4.8.16
Interviews

Director X Explains Why We Have to Thank Sean Paul for the "Hotline Bling" Video

Sorry art snobs, James Turrell had nothing to do with this.
Slava Pastuk
10.21.15
Interviews

Director X Got Shot on New Years Eve and Blames the Media, But He Has A Solution

Did hip-hop music lead to Director X getting shot on New Years Eve? He thinks so, and he has a solution that doesn't involve censorship.
Slava Pastuk
1.21.15
Interviews

Director X Breaks Down Drake's "Worst Behavior" Video

Drake pays homage to his second home, Memphis, in his latest video.
Lauren Nostro
11.12.13
Canada's New Cinema

We Hung Out with Director X in Toronto

If you've ever seen a rap video, you have undoubtedly seen this man's work.
VICE Canada
10.31.13