Saturday, May 26, 2012
Literally. Havent been using my camera, just instagramming- and eating pizza. Uggghhh pizzaa.. summer... shorter hair.. and Max Fish t shirts. Getting a website together- really stoked!!! Now I just gotta focus on the straights and narrows to make that happen. garlicccckk cramps....
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
She harvested her own white oak to make her baskets. She was in her 'forties when I filmed her in 1972 and had a six-year-old daughter. There had been a
community of basket makers in the region, but she was the only one left. She
could still be living."
-- Jack Olfield
an environment for storytelling, the subjects reveal inner dreams and
motivations as they share both their collections and their lives with the viewer. Interview subjects: Charmaine Burrell, Fred Crane, George Preston, Ruth Rasmussen, Irene Redfearn, Craig Starr.
The film provides an informative, sensitive, and insightful case study of a widespread trend that is bringing explosive political upheaval all across America: waves of people, mostly from Asia and Latin America, coming to cities, small towns, and suburban communities that have never before experienced immigration on such a scale.
"Offers a sobering, candid, and often poignant look at a situation that seems destined to continue, no matter how popular political correctness becomes." -- Alison Macor, The Austin Chronicle