The Big Empty

Short Film: The Big Empty

The Big Empty (2005) is a 20-minute film starring Selma Blair and based on Alison Smith’s short story, “The Specialist.” Directed by Lisa Chang and Newton Thomas Sigel, the film appeared in the first issue of  the DVD magazine Wholphin, published by McSweeney’s.  When I first saw the film, it struck me as beautiful, touching, […]