Anton Corbijn

Anton Corbijn is a Dutch photographer, music video director, and film director. His latest film, the documentary Squaring the Circle (The Story of Hipgnosis) is out now in select theaters through Utopia. He is the creative director behind the visual output of Depeche Mode and U2, having handled the principal promotion and sleeve photography for both bands over three decades. Some of his works include music videos for Depeche Mode’s “Enjoy the Silence” (1990), U2’s “One” (version 1) (1991), Bryan Adams’ “Do I Have to Say the Words?”, Nirvana’s “Heart-Shaped Box” (1993) and Coldplay’s “Talk” (2005) and “Viva la Vida” (2008), as well as the Ian Curtis biographical film Control (2007), The American (2010), and A Most Wanted Man (2014), based on John le Carré’s 2008 novel of the same name. (Photo by Stephan Vanfleteren.)


Three Great Things: Anton Corbijn

By Anton Corbijn | June 15, 2023

Three Great Things: Anton Corbijn

The legendary photographer turned filmmaker, whose new doc, Squaring the Circle, is out now, on nature, food and friendship.