Posted by Paul Devlin:
“I can’t think of anything that went wrong so far…”
Oh, the limitless hubris of humans. It’s spectacular scenes like this that are the dream of nonfiction filmmakers. I was already a year and a half into shooting BLAST, but only after reviewing this footage was I convinced that I actually had something worthwhile. Teasing a cliffhanger of the the end at the start of a movie is a tried and true technique and served BLAST! well.
This beginning has been touted by people like Jan Rofekamp of Films Transit International and the European Documentary Network