A Moment Is Enough
Directed by William Jacobs • 2021 • United States
Starring Wes Brooks, Rachael Waldon
A Moment Is Enough marks filmmaker William Jacobs's first project captured on 16mm film. It is an excerpt of a greater story entitled Poet in a Modern World which follows two artists
—young and old—choosing Beauty in a world defying it. The short film focuses on the young filmmaker who conjures a past muse with his imagination during a melancholy winter day. Vacillating between upholding certain ideals and compromising them to end his friction with modernity, a bittersweet truth eventually emerges from his fantasy.Show more
Poet in a Modern World
Poetry is not merely to be read, but to be lived. An upcoming 16mm feature film about family, home, the necessity of tradition, and choosing beauty in a world defying it.