'What do you want to be when you grow up?'
'Why do you want to be a fireman?'
'So I can save people.'
Astronauts by Jaha Browne (1988) and Tara Manandhar (1986), UK, is a gentle exploration into the aspirations of various generations, presented through a series of short interviews conducted along the Southbank area of London. The film was made as part of a 2 day filmmaking challenge, in which the Doc Next Lab participants were given two 6 hour days to run the entire life-cycle of a documentary, from conception to completion.
Produced by the British Film Institute in 2012 as part of the Doc Next Media Lab scheme.
This work is part of Doc Next Network media collection docnextnetwork.org