Jane Pollard and Iain Forsyth believe the key to their film – 20,000 Days on Earth – a hybrid feature-film/documentary, an impressionistic glimpse into Nick Cave’s world (for a day) – is trust. Nick Cave trusted them. They trusted him. They trust each other.
Pollard and Forsyth met at art school and have a partnership that’s been active for some 20 years now, and though this is their first full-length feature film they’ve moved beyond their visual arts background through various video and film installations and design projects. The couple has worked with Cave before. In fact they have a working relationship with Nick Cave that goes back, as Forsyth says down the phone, “some seven or eight years now”. Read More