The music video for George Michael‘s “Freedom! ’90” was directed by David Fincher and released in 1990. The video is set in a large, empty warehouse and features five supermodels lip-syncing the song: Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Cindy Crawford, Christy Turlington, and Tatjana Patitz. The video is known for its elaborate, stylized production and its innovative use of the supermodels as stand-ins for Michael. The video was critically acclaimed and won several awards, including MTV Video Music Awards for Best Direction and Best Editing. The video has been credited with helping to redefine the role of the music video and with launching the careers of the supermodels featured in it.