Jason Satterlund, Filmmaker: I don’t know. I have to do a lot of meditation to help deal with that. I think this business generates a lot of anxiety.
Film Courage: It absolutely does…because things change and they don’t tell you why.
Jason: Oh…there’s control issues, there’s egos you’re dealing with, there is high stakes. Like you said this matters, this is important, I want to do a good job, and impress them. That anxiety can really…it can shut you down. It can make you act badly. It can cause your worst self to come out, and if your focus is in the wrong direction and you’re focusing inward as opposed to outward. When you’re in the arts you should be looking out, not in.
Film Courage: Where does your positive outlook come from?
Jason: That’s an interesting question because if I…I struggle. Okay, I’ll say it this way…(Watch the video interview on Youtube here).
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