Blog post by Tina Winterlik © 2011
This is a MUST SEE film for any artist. It really covers a lot of interesting material pertaining to how art and the world of creation is changing.
"Everybody is a filmmaker, photographer, songwriter...."
It's very inspiring, sad, scary and exciting look at where we've been and where we are heading. If you've ever wanted to be a filmmaker, there's never been a better time as far at equipment and materials go. We have access to so many tools that enable so much, but can truly artistic talents really emerge in the creatively flooded arena. PressPausePlay discusses all this. It's almost an 1.5 hr. but I highly recommend you watch it.
From Film Buff
"The digital revolution of the last decade has unleashed creativity and talent of people in an unprecedented way, unleashing unlimited creative opportunities. But does democratized culture mean better art, film, music and literature or is true talent instead flooded and drowned in the vast digital ocean of mass culture? Is it cultural democracy or mediocrity? This is the question addressed by PressPausePlay, a documentary film containing interviews with some of the world's most influential creators of the digital era. "