17:27 - 17:40
Belief & momentum: fighting fear of failure

Short thesis



Two documentary films I’ve produced
“Lost In La Mancha” (2002) and its brand new sequel “He Dreams of Giants” (2019) are films which directly examine what it means to be an artist and specifically the convergence of creativity with the very real risks artists take in facing failure day in and day out in pursuit of their artistic vision.  Whether the vehicle is a film or a museum, both have at their core the paramount purpose to creatively engage an audience.  In 2020 the challenge to do so democratically, perhaps more than ever carries with it an inherent risk of failure. I hope to contribute to the exploration of how committee decision making and commercial imperatives can sit more
comfortably alongside the necessary requirement for singular division and

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