The community website Craigslist.org has become one of the most popular sites on the internet, boasting 10 million active users and 3 billion pages views per month. ’24 Hours on Craigslist’ documents a random day-in-the-life on Craigslist San Francisco, where what has evolved into the world’s largest community board began back in 1995.
An Ethel Merman drag queen searches for the perfect backup band for her Led Zeppelin covers. Doors for sale, one night stands, compulsive roommates, transsexual erotic services. The mundane and the sublime, the ridiculous and the profound, all come together to paint a portrait of thriving, humanistic community in the midst of an ever-accelerating culture.