Darren Aronofsky has directed a series of four new spots for
The New York Times
that seek to highlight the dangerous and harrowing work that journalists do in order to report on the stories of the day.
“Photojournalists risk their safety, their minds and often their lives in order to capture what is really happening in the most tumultuous parts of the world,” Aronofsky said in a statement. “They rush face first into war, disease and human plight to capture the horrors that are unfolding on and to our planet. Many of their images end up changing us and how we treat each other.”
Watch two of the spots below and read more here on