What I learned to do, on the spot, was to take the actors and other people...– Gus Van Sant, 2013
The Rain People could be an awful picture. It’s very experimental. It doesn’t...– From a 1969 interview with Francis Ford Coppola (via chadhartigan)
John C Jay: Who’s “Primitive” now? →
johncjay: How creative people see the world today and the respect we give to other cultures was profoundly changed by the act of a very brilliant if unassuming man. The world of art lost a champion and an intellectual heavyweight fighter who won through the power of words, with the passing of…
A Visit To John Jay's Studio
wk12: A few days ago the 12.9 class was scheduled to meet John Jay. The walkway to W+K Garage John Jay is a partner of Wieden+Kennedy and until recently was the Global Executive Creative Director for all of the Wieden+Kennedy studios. The reasoning for his stepping down from his role as GECD to venture into different territories within the W+K agency—a role we got to hear him speak...
just as i started feeling like telling every director in the world to knock off the music video as convoluted short film already, some guy from Oslo (what’s with all the talent by the way?) makes this beautifully fragmented, earnest, and radical in form piece of pure cinema. bravo.
Must quotidian always be associated with humdrum? Rather, it is perhaps the...– Michel Maffesoli, “Walking in the Margins”