We find ourselves unable to turn our attention away from James Cameron on the ocean floor, tweeting “Hitting bottom never felt so good”; or The Hobbit on New Zealand Airlines flights; or Roger Ebert’s death atop headlines; or Tilda Swinton in MoMa, and Kubrick at LA County Museum of Art, and Herzog in the Whitney. The BLOCKBUSTER experience is crowd-sourcing, and everyday life is, more transparently, an act of audience.
The BLOCKBUSTER, therefore, will be the theme for the fifth issue of INCITE. The experimental space, we think—whether a cinema or surf club, or even an individual’s mental awareness—invites a distance from more habitual roles of paying attention… and we are seeking contributions relevant to any experiences of the big budget movie landscape and its diversity.
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