- 9:20 AM, Friday,
August 20th, 2021:
- After Amazon
removed my films from Prime, I had so many
questions for my film distributor and figured a lot of
filmmakers probably do as well... so I asked him
to sit at the bar with me and talk about it.
Wonderfully he said yes and to some people this will
be a wildly entertaining interview, to others it will
be like watching paint dry.
- Such is
- So we went for way
longer than a half-hour. We talked for close to 2 1/2
and then played minigolf. I was getting a little
sloppy by the end because I'm eating less to
lose weight for the Journey film and trying to balance
how much alcohol is necessary when you haven't eaten
much is, well, really fun because my memory of last
night was a goddamned blast. LMFAO.
- I think what
I love about Michael is his obvious anxieties
and very kind nature. Like, I want to just pick him up
- throw him in the air and say
"WE GOT THIS MAN!!!
YOU'RE GOOD!!!! DON'T WORRY!!!" because he
makes me feel like I'm the most boisterous, LOUD,
happy mother fucker on the planet. I'm not... but
comparitively it sure seems like it. Good dude. Great
company. Happy to pimp them.
- The industry of
course is just fucked. I guess it's all ad-based
now which is just annoying, but it makes sense. At
some point paying for streaming content makes no sense
unless it's DRAWING subscriptions and indie films
are most definitely not drawing subscriptions.
- So on we