Film Review: ‘What We Fish For’ by Hatch Magazine

posted by admin on 12 January 2016

Earlier in December we got an awesome review from Hatch Magazine, so we wanted to share a little bit of it with you here!

“What We Fish For, though the title does not provide the punctuation to alert us whether it’s a question or a statement, is a exploration of the motivations that drive us to fish. The simplicity of the title’s open-ended punctuation is as brilliant as the film’s premises and the filmmakers’ drive to have us each ask, “What do I fish for?,” while discovering, “This is what I fish for.” The gentle premise of the film, the overarching meme, is the Henry David Thoreau statement that “Many men go fishing their whole lives without knowing it’s not the fish they are after,” a driving thesis that the filmmakers subtly allude to throughout the film’s entirety…”

Thanks for the review Hatch Magazine! Read the rest of the post here!

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