Taylor Kitsch Interview THE BANG BANG CLUB

The Bang Bang Club is the real-life story of a group of four young combat photographers that risked their lives to use their camera lenses to tell the world about the brutality and violence associated with the first free elections in post-Apartheid South Africa in the early ‘90s. In the indie drama, actor Taylor Kitsch plays the doomed Kevin Carter, a passionate artist who left an incredible mark on the world, but eventually succumbed to drugs and killed himself. As a photographer myself, I have never understand the lengths that combat photographers go to, in order to get those shots that go on to win them a Pulitzer Prize, but I do respect and admire their need to make a statement with a photograph. They put their lives at risk, every time they go out in the field, but the adrenalin rush keeps them coming back for more and, every once in awhile, they capture an image that the world will remember. Read More...



Want to comment on this? First, you must log in to your SideReel account!