Monday, August 23, 2010

'Witness: Katrina'

Tells storm's story through the lenses of home-video cameras

August 23, 2010 - In the earliest production stages of “Witness: Katrina,” filmmakers Jon Siskel and Greg Jacobs culled a few home-video clips from the Internet to assemble a kind of pilot for their project.

“Some of those clips were just so powerful in their own right,” Jacobs said. “Even in its raw form. Even before it’s edited. Wow.”

What he said.

Of all the many hours of K+5 anniversary coverage coming this week, “Witness: Katrina” might be hardest for viewers in the flood and surge zones to watch. {read more}

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