Speaking Is Difficult

About

This film always begins in the present day. A scene of tragedy unfolds, accompanied by fear, chaos, and disbelief. As it rewinds into the past, retracing our memories, it tells a cumulative history that is both unbearable and inevitable.

Screens with Shorts Program 1.

YEAR 2016

SECTION Shorts Program

COUNTRY U.S.A.

RUN TIME 12 min

COMPANY Field of Vision

WEBSITE https://theintercept.com/fieldofvision

EMAIL wblennon@gmail.com

Credits

Director
Executive Producer
Producer
Cinematographer
Editor

Artist Bio

AJ Schnack

AJ Schnack is a nonfiction filmmaker. He is one of the co-creators of Field of Vision, a visual journalism unit that produces short form and episodic documentaries on ongoing events. His nonfiction features includes Caucus (2013), We Always Lie to Strangers (2013), Kurt Cobain About a Son (2006) and Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns) (2002). He is also the founding director of the Cinema Eye Honors.