Watch: Inside the Mind of a Random Fly Director

Terence Nance is the lead visionary behind HBO’s Random Acts of Flyness and was recently named as the director for Space Jam 2. His first film, 2012's An Oversimplification of Her Beauty, won rave reviews at Sundance and put Nance on the map in the indie film world. The film even impressed Jay-Z, who became an executive producer.

The above interview dives into Nance’s work, creative upbringing and an interesting analysis of some of his favorite scenes from his HBO series.


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