Does storytelling matter?
[Raj] Storytelling is a huge part of life from an early age. It’s a way of finding meaning in the world. For a child it’s a way of understanding the world through metaphor – not that a child thinks of it in that way.
If the world blew up and the few stragglers met up it wouldn’t be long before they gathered around a fire and someone started telling tales to make sense of things. Stories entertain, provide an escape or catharsis, stimulate thought and debate and make you laugh.
What was the best thing about making Rasstar?
[Raj] The best thing was being up in such a beautiful part of the world working on a script that used the Kenyan slum as part of the story.
What was the worst