The mind is a movie screen.
Every film starts off in its maker as a daydream, a memory or
What I wanted to do with 2wks, 1yr was take what I loved about film and the filmmaking process and marry that with what I love about daydreams and memories. In particular, I wanted to show the way in which emotions and feelings can be influenced, both positively and negatively, by a human beings hopes, desires, and fears.
What better place to do that than in a relationship in trouble,
We may be unsympathetic to the characters behavior preciselybecause we know that in love, especially this kind of love, we can be casually, unconsciously cruel. It is in these moments that I feel so fortunate to have found Michael Gilio and Krissy Shields. They were unafraid to assume these characters, faults and all. Their peformances work so well because they dont judge these characters. They embrace the greys in Kevin and Julie.
The millineal holiday is the ultimate seasonal dread, anxieties around Christmas, New Year's, are compounded by the spectre of Y2K. The past (comprised of mistakes and assumptions) threatens to doom the future.
However, you can change it, even if only for yourself.
Chris McKay - Director - 2wks, 1yr