Competition Narrative Shorts
DIRECTED BY JOE PICKETT
USA, 2011, 7 MIN
A documentary filmmaker’s best friend is the king of the sound bite. Cameos by Ken Burns and Morgan Spurlock. It’s a cultural touchstone for our generation.
Joe Pickett (“Glue Man”) is a contributing writer at The Onion and has directed several award-winning short films. He co-directed the feature-length documentary Dirty Country with Nick Prueher, which won the Audience Award at SXSW in 2007. The two also perform 100-plus shows annually as the curators/hosts of the Found Footage Festival.