I am obsessed with social media. As a documentary filmmaker from the old fashioned school of long-form storytelling, I am completely taken with the newest form of telling a story: tweeting it in 140 characters or less on Twitter Or telling the ongoing saga of your life in status updates, photos and links on Facebook. A blog like this one is so old fashioned, really. It’s so 2008. But call me old school, I do like scribbling out a story, setting it up with a lead, even a rambling one like this one, and taking you, the reader, on a journey.
I wonder if DeDe Allen ever worried about going out of style? For those of you not in the know DeDe Allen was one of the greatest film editors to ever live. She had a fifty year career, and edited so many groundbreaking classic films: The Hustler, Bonnie & Clyde, Dog Day Afternoon, Read More