THE MARY JANE PROJECT

Mary Jane Project_201340 years after Mary Jane’s passing, her best friend, her high school boyfriend and her family members are called to account for the life of Mary Jane through each of their unique perspectives. The film and photographs of Mary Jane, now weathered and distorted by time passing are paired with the memories of those survived by her. Almost all letters and personal belongings were thrown away due to bouts of depression; In turn finding a way into Mary Jane’s mind and life has only been made possible through oral stories and the collection of 8mm film and photos taken by her father.