hitRECord update

that’s joseph gordon-leavitt’s collaborative film site

Q: In the past there were times when technology was viewed as something that ran counter to art or that technology cheapened or undermined the artistic life somehow. It seems now that it is eliminating gatekeepers and inspiring digital tribe art.

A: I would argue that it is taking us back to the natural order of things. Throughout humanity, for thousands of years, communication and storytelling and music was a communal thing. Gather around the fire and sing songs and tell a story they heard last week or sing, but this time add a new line to a song everyone knows. This idea of intellectual property is relatively new. The Internet is allowing us to go back in [a] new powerful way.

a very busy and inspired 30 year old. [via movie city news]


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