Illuminating the culture of Burning Man – the annual pilgrimage to Nevada's Black Rock Desert – as a catalyst for community, innovation and the actualization of dreams, this film offers a glimpse into the art and culture of this dynamic community with the hope to spark a dream within you.
Directed and filmed by Rich Van Every, DREAM premiered at the Sonoma International Film Festival. Rich also was a cinematographer for "Spark: A Burning Man Story," a feature film on the inside story of Burning Man during a year of unprecedented challenges and growth.
"Spark: A Burning Man Story" premiered at SXSW 2013 and will be in general release Summer 2013. Rent or purchase Spark online at spark.ignite.me
Part Two (Night) of a two part series. A short glimpse of a Burning Man experience. Hope you enjoy it. If you missed part one, you'll find it here: vimeo.com/31687016
Shot in August/September 2011 using a (very dusty) Canon 7D with 70-200 f.40L, a 50mm 1.8, and a 10-24mm Tamron
Thanks to all the creative folks whose crazy and incredible contraptions are captured in the film including the wonderful people at billionjellybloom.org who created the amazing "jellyscape" that opens the film.