The digital revolution of the last decade has unleashed creativity and talent of people in an unprecedented way, unleashing unlimited creative opportunites.
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. –SXSW
Que trabalho magnífico de documentação sobre a obra de arte na era digital. Este trabalho procura esclarecer o que se passa com a arte (música e cinema) no século onde as possibilidades da tecnologia atingiu níveis de produção quase globais. Ao longo do mesmo somos esclarecidos com aspetos positivos e outros negativos, mas uma coisa é certa: este é o início de uma nova forma de fazer arte.
This is a very important documentary about what is going on with the art and culture and they way people interact with it these days. The production is superb. The artists invited were precise and also the whole development of the film. Not counting that there are snippets of projects that i've participated - which were a surprise for me!
Another one I saw at the 2011 CIFF. Nothing much new to learn in this doc. You don’t get to know the artists using new technology very well. So many different talking heads flicker by and so many artists… read review