Where do ideas come from? Well, the answer actually varies from each one. Sometimes it's a spontaneous flicker, a gregarious step-by-step process or an inkling out of nothing at all! Inspiration is fleeting, and some ideas just never come from the same place.
Watch this film where the thoughts of David Lynch, Robert Krulwich, Chuck Close, Tracy Clayton & Heben Nigatu, Ray Barbee, Lulu Miller, Susan Orlean, and a couple of kids named Mason and Ursula think about how they generate ideas and how they get inspired.
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