A blast from the past.
In 2007, Chris Iller (seen in the first frame) digitized 2:30am at a 7-11 near Disney World and uploaded it to YouTube. In 2013 it was shared to 4Chan and Reddit and found a second life.
The way the colors pop, the strangers flow in and out of the store, approaching the camera with a smile... the dancing, the prices, the banter, the handshakes, the mirror, the night manager smoking a cigarette...
It's microcosm of…
A peek behind the scenes of an unquestionable American classic.
Hoffman and Voight taking a massive risk appearing in Midnight Cowboy.
There's always controversy in honesty, but the reception / impact of the film proves time and time again that people ache for truth.
Love to witness Schlesinger's roots in Documentary directing, pulling non-actors off the street with a delicate hand. Listening to folks speculate and adulate. Full of life.