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Tom Sachs and Van Neistat made ’10 Bullets’ for the interns, so they didn’t have to teach them everything.
These were things that were just basic in any work environment; ‘sent does not mean received’ is a profound thing. Half of your job in this studio is doing your work, the other half of your job is communicating that it’s been done. Because if you do it, and I don’t hear about it, how do I know what’s going on? I’m not trying to control everything, but in an intimate work environment, where we’re really trying to develop something complex, a nod, saying, ‘I got it,’ helps moves things along.