In a departure from his all-too-brief-so-far weekly recipe column, Thairin Smothers, who drove to Sundance in an RV, whines a bit about the Sundance experience and delivers, with Chris McKim an In / Out list that reads more like their personal journal than anything else.
What is Sundance? Sundance is being on a 200+-person waiting list for a sold-out film outside in the freezing cold clutching a number that you hope gets called jumping up and down wishing the sun was out to keep you warm until you get in. Or is that krumping?
IN / OUT
Harry Reems / Robert Redford
RVs / condo crashing
Bringing a flask / Watered-down Utah drinks (fucking Utah!)
Brian Grazer / Harvey Weinstein
Cadillac Escalades / free shuttle
Bubble vests / bubble coats
Jamie Bell / Parker Posey
Goo Goo Bars / swag
Pulling Paris Hilton’s hair / kissing Paris Hilton’s ass
Queer Lounge / Queer brunch
Pretending it’s a film festival / pretending it’s Mardi Gras
Krumping / skiing
Getting arrested / getting distribution