I’m with frieze Magazine editor Dan Fox when it comes to being showy with one’s creative pursuits. In his book, Pretentiousness: Why It Matters (a title that unleashes butterflies in my stomach), Fox suggests that pretentiousness, particularly that of aspiring artists, is a cornerstone of aesthetic development. As a woebegotten, trenchcoated teen, with a headful of arty ambitions curdling beneath my dyed-black locks, I can totally relate. It was only natural, then, that I would return to my memories of the era (late 80s – early 90s) when I committed (again and finally) to make a so-called “art film.” But what is an art film? [click-thru link in profile for full blog and podcast] #artfilm #indiefilm #filmmaking #pillhead
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  • daedalushowellI’m with frieze Magazine editor Dan Fox when it comes to being showy with one’s creative pursuits. In his book, Pretentiousness: Why It Matters (a title that unleashes butterflies in my stomach), Fox suggests that pretentiousness, particularly that of aspiring artists, is a cornerstone of aesthetic development. As a woebegotten, trenchcoated teen, with a headful of arty ambitions curdling beneath my dyed-black locks, I can totally relate. It was only natural, then, that I would return to my memories of the era (late 80s – early 90s) when I committed (again and finally) to make a so-called “art film.” But what is an art film? [click-thru link in profile for full blog and podcast] #artfilm #indiefilm #filmmaking #pillhead

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  • d.sean.sullivan@daedalushowell Peter Brook calls for the artist to "dare to be pretentious," something like that. To the ramparts!
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