Director Hugo V Is a music video director out of Los Angeles California and is a graduate of the prestigious University of Southern California.
Early in his career he was dubbed as "The King of Street Videos" and is now currently being referred to as "The Quentin Tarantino of Music Videos" . His style is heavily influenced by the likes of Quentin Tarantino, Sam Raimi, Oliver Stone and Italian director Sergio Leone.
His video "Los Angeles" by B-Real of Cypress Hill was nominated for a Los Angeles Music Award and enjoyed wide success on the internet with more than 1 million views.
Currently resides in Los Angeles and is working on a highly anticipated project with Frank Lucas Jr the biological son of 70's Harlem drug king piin Frank Lucas Sr as portrayed by Denzel Washington in the biopic American Gangster.
Director Hugo V.'s style of directing is like a high octane union between Sam Raimi and Quentin Tarantino.
Director Hugo V. videos
A Mexican/American music video director referred to as "The Quentin Tarantino of Music Videos" in reference for his filming style. Also called "The King of Street Videos". Best known for his independent work on "Sliding In The Whip" and "Los Angeles", two music videos with Latino rapper B-Real of Cypress Hill.
That music video's filming, pacing and editing is reminiscent of Director Hugo V.'s style.