One of many still photos taken by photographer Maryann Bates on the set of Desires of the Heart.
One of many still photos taken by Maryann Bates on Desires of the Heart

Follow director James Kicklighter on his journey through making Desires of the Heart, shooting in Savannah, Georgia and Rajasthan, India.

While on break, I sat down with my longtime collaborator, set photographer Maryann Bates, to discuss her love of photography.

She is one of the most humble people I have ever met, and usually doesn't like me to brag on her, so it's a bit of a miracle that I have this in the first place.