Q & A
In "Being There," Ashby leaves us with an image that challenges our perceptions of our own lives. It makes us re-think the way we perceive ourselves, and wonder how we’re perceived by others.
"Being There" calls a lot of attention to Cheech & Chong's "Basketball Jones" as Chance first arrives at the Rand mansion. Its lyrical and cultural content work both on a thematic and humorous level in the scene.