Makes You Dream is an exploration of fossilisation
– it’s the brittle, hopeful, can’t-dare-to-hope
person one becomes when life is lived in a bubble of
is utterly alone.
a bit of Jim in all of us.
For me, this movie is made in the details,
Jim’s details – the pulling back of a net curtain,
the reveal of a Metropolitan police sign near the door
bell, the meticulous laying of the table, the
is life in the details, the big picture in the little
picture, self-expression in the minutiae.
And, to me, this is beautiful.
5 minutes 30 seconds
minutes 33 seconds excluding title and end credits)
2003 (post production
completed July 2003
available: Four 35mm
prints (24 fps, combined optical stereo sound) , DigiBeta (PAL),
Beta SP (PAL) and VHS (PAL)