Carrie Smith

Age: 19
Sign: Aries
Hometown: Dunbar, WV

Why are you in this class?

I didn't know too much about independent film, but I love watching movies and wanted to learn more about this genre.

What does independent film mean to you?

Non-mainstream. When I watch independent film, I pay more attention to film angles and cuts than with regular movies, where I don't really notice the filming unless it's unique or catches my eye.

Who is your favorite director?

I don't know

What is your favorite independent film?

I really enjoyed George Washington

What do you like in your films?

Unique camera angles and scene changes.

If you were to make an independent film, what would it be about?

My family life, growing up

If you had to make an independent film, how would you get the money (be honest)?

No idea.

What is the most exciting thing about going to Sundance?

Seeing tons of movies in a short period of time, movies that aren't out and mainstream yet, and getting a chance to meet the actors/directors.

What is the longest amount of time you would be willing to wait in line for a film?

2-3 hours