“There are a lot of things that you can incubate using this system. The stuff BuzzFeed’s doing now with these really relatable characters is based on traits that people relate to. But that’s a question you should be asking in three to six months.”—
Michael Shamberg on his new BuzzFeed motion pictures — posted simply because I just read Rebecca Mead on the “scourge” of “relatability” in art.
And he acrobatically uses the word twice in one single, troubling sentence!
Very much! It’s super sharp and effortlessly witty. It was really well cast, as both Chris Geere and Aya Cash are immensely watchable despite playing awful people at times. The end of the most recent episode was so funny, I immediately told some friends about it after I watched it. Into it, definitely.