Filmmaker Daniel Ferguson Shares What Inspires Him to Continue Making Films for the Giant Screen, Despite Its Challenges
Earlier this year a friend of mine asked me why I insist on working in large format. Why spend four years or more to make a 40-minute documentary? What’s the attraction? I was forced to truly consider the question. Do I love the process? Do I build ships because I love the act of building them, or are they a means to explore unknown shores? I love telling stories, true, but I can do this in other formats with much less hassle. So why do it? What is it about the giant screen that keeps me coming back? Read more.