The Beauty of Lightning People

I like to go into my weekend feeling inspired or looking forward to something that will rejuvenate my creative juices. This short film by Jauretsi and Crystal has done just that. It is a beautifully shot black and white film about a group of brothers exploring their home – New York. It is big, grand and yet intimate. The narrative is taken from Christopher Bollen’s debut novel Lightning People and read by Chloe Sevigny, Nate Lowman, Leelee Sobieski, Rufus Wainwright, Waris Ahluwalia, Kalup Linzy, Natasha Lyonne and Kirsten Dunst.

It’s a moving collaboration of exquisite images and words. Haunting, ethereal , but recognizably New York.

You can read more about the project and an interview with author, Christopher Bollen, at nowness.com

Advertisements

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