My Moby Dick is a video series presented by The Library Foundation of Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Public Library to discover or rediscover the great literary masterpiece, Moby Dick, through the lens of the modern and equally mythical Southern California state of mind.

My Moby Dick: Michael Tolkin

Filmed by Valerie Faris & Jonathan Dayton
Story Edited by Nic Cha Kim
Edited by Eric Heights
Presented by The Library Foundation of Los Angeles
whateverhappenedtomobydick.org

Artwork by Raymond Pettibon
No Title (His transformation is), 2009
Courtesy Regen Projects, Los Angeles