love and bandwidth


David Lynch Presents Interview Projects
August 23, 2009, 2:09 pm
Filed under: reviews, video

Picture 1

Interview Projects [link] is a 20,000 miles road trip over 70 days across the United States video interviewing different, ordinary folk of America. It is a snap shots of sort, of the people of the land telling their story, mostly very sad, answering very difficult questions. Presented by  David Lynch, this is an fascinating collection and aptly unsensational which makes them feel extremely heartfelt and, well, real.

Picture 2

So far there has been about 120 odd short interviews [3-5 minutes usually] posted on the site, all starkly different characters, discovered by the crew along the way. All of them  have something interesting to reveal though, with wonderful expressions, and a unique  ability to tell stories. Most seem, so far,  like your stereotypical religious, middle American. lowly aspirational redneck [in outward appearance anyways], from difficult families/upbringings and poor or challenging circumstances. Give them a go. Some re quite hard watching.

Advertisements

Leave a Comment so far
Leave a comment



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s



%d bloggers like this: