Sunday, October 12, 2008

Charlene Hughes recently brought this site to my attention: Wisdombook; and I thought I'd share it with everyone. It's a beautifully executed little film, with this Concept:
"Inspired by the idea that one of the greatest gifts one generation can pass to another is the wisdom that it has gained from experience, the Wisdom project, produced with cooperation from Archbishop Desmond Tutu, seeks to create a record of a multicultural group of people who have all made their mark on the world. Presented against the same white space, all of the subjects are removed from their context, which not only democratizes them, but also allows for a clear dialogue to exist between them. In an attempt to create a more profound, honest, and truly revealing portrait of these luminaries, the project encompasses their voices, their physical presence and the written word. This comprehensive portrayal of such a profound and global group is an index of extraordinary perspectives."

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