ODE TO DESOLATION


USA – 2019


Director, Executive Producer: Lindsey Hagen
Director of Photography, Editor: Chris Naum


Faced with the ever pressing influence of technology, Jim Henterly holds his post as the eyes and ears of the historic Desolation Peak Fire Lookout – in an effort to preserve the human narrative.

With the influence of technology and AI threatening to make his role obsolete, we look into the future and ask ourselves what connections we will maintain to keep our human interpretation of the natural world alive.