I was inspired by various filmmakers for various reasons. I was inspired by Ingmar Bergman’s film “,Persona” because it’s the story of two women who have this symbiotic relationship and, in many ways, they switch positions. By the end of the movie, you’re not sure who’s the crazy one and who isn’t. The nature of their relationship was interesting to me.
Help us honor World AIDS Day on Thursday, December 1st by joining a special online screening of THE CARRIER hosted by (RED). Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. EST and 10:00 p.m. EST and each screening will be followed by a live Q&A with director, Maggie Betts. A portion of the proceeds directly benefit (RED) so come join the fight and honor World Aids Day. Tickets at www.constellation.tv/carrier
Here’s what I see around me, in the city and the culture: food carts, 20-somethings selling wallets made from recycled plastic bags, boutique pickle companies, techie start-ups, Kickstarter, urban-farming supply stores and bottled water that wants to save the planet.
Today’s ideal social form is not the commune or the movement or even the individual creator as such; it’s the small business. Every artistic or moral aspiration — music, food, good works, what have you — is expressed in those terms.