A Long Chat With That Crazy French Duo Responsible For The Gates

Written by Kari Milchman on . Posted in Film, Posts.

Do you recall the explosion of orange in Central Park winter 2005? If your memory doesn’t go back that far, perhaps you caught The Gates directed by Antonio Ferrera and Albert Maysles at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival. Intrigued? Here’s a video interview with the installation’s creators, Christo and Jeanne-Claude. We can’t decide if they think the reporter’s an idiot, or if they’re just ridiculously pretentious. We think both. And oh yeah, it comes courtesy of Absolute Vodka, in case you missed that.