Emmylou Harris - As filmmakers, we can show where a person's mind goes, as opposed to theater, which is more to sit back and watch it.
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Carl Hubbell - The filmmakers who I'm pining to work for aren't ringing my phone off the hook.
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S. J. Perelman - Historically, filmmakers always fall in love with every frame, but now that even neophytes are given final cut, this love affair carries with it serious economic implications.
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Abraham Whipple - I feel safe in saying this, and that is that Peter Weir is without a doubt one of the greatest filmmakers of all time. I'd open a door in a movie for him if he asked me to.
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Francis Parker Yockey - I am filled with awe that filmmakers have the capacity to stir us and give us back a sense of wonder.
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- We know as filmmakers where you draw the line.
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- I don't find myself lobbying for projects. Filmmakers almost always come to me.
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- Showtime has given new, young filmmakers - black, white, across the board - an opportunity to make films, as well as actors who want to cross over into directing.
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- It's a funny thing because you look at the careers of other filmmakers, and you see them sort of slow down, and you realize, maybe this becomes harder to do as you get older. That's sort of a cautionary thing. I hope it doesn't happen to me.
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- A lot of young filmmakers bring their movies to my dad because he always gives lots of good editing ideas and notes. He'd be a good film professor.
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- The more unique your film is and unusual it is and difficult it is, the harder it is to get it financed. That's why a lot of good filmmakers are doing television. They do HBO movies.
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- It's more like can I build a group of characters and can I tell some universal truths that feel real and aren't formulaic in the spirit of filmmakers gone by who've told American stories that were personal and universal as well.
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- Well it kind of is project to project because as a writer I think you always write to some degree about things that you know or things that happened - but my favourite filmmakers, my favourite movies of theirs tend to be the personal movies.
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- I think, on a larger note, that filmmakers and studios should start to tuck it in a little bit, because films wouldn't have the pressure they have if the word wasn't out about how expensive they were.
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- What I think happens today is that a lot of filmmakers look at other films that are retro pieces, like L.A. Confidential, and say, oh, that's period. We didn't want to do the stereotypical stuff.
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- This generation of filmmakers is very good. They're seasoned, for some reason.
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- I find a lot of young filmmakers make too much of an effort to be trendy and they can be pretentious.
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- It's up to the courage of the filmmakers to make art in cinema, not just business. John was rejected by studios, he borrowed money and did movies with his own money. You're either courageous or not. You have to find a way.
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- There's a tremendous intellectual fervor among independent filmmakers, and that has to be cultivated.
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- I don't think it's the job of filmmakers to give anybody answers. I do think, though, that a good film makes you ask questions of yourself as you leave the theatre.
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- Filmmakers who use narrators pay a price for taking the easy way: narrated films date far more quickly than films without narrators.
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- I have lot of respect of filmmakers who work in Telugu and Tamil.
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- Perhaps it sounds ridiculous, but the best thing that young filmmakers should do is to get hold of a camera and some film and make a movie of any kind at all.
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- Just in the past few years - since I've been making movies, which isn't a very long time - you now have a culture that is fascinated and informed about the box office in a way that sometimes filmmakers weren't even.
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- Filmmakers are going to make films, just like painters are going to paint.
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- It didn't get into Sundance although I showed a rough cut which is a mistake to all filmmakers out there.
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- One of the most interesting aspects of the film project was collaborating with so many people - directors, filmmakers, and writers - over a five-year period. I learned that there are two components to this.
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- Most independent filmmakers in Britain and North America work for commercial crews and then have their own projects when they've got enough money saved up to do so.
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- We are here predominantly to support independent filmmakers and their needs. We are also here to assist people actually in their production, non-commercial people in their production.
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- There's so many things I want to do. I want to work with great filmmakers, great actors, great scripts. And there's no reason for me to do anything short of that, because I'm 24, I don't have a family, I don't need to make tons of money, and I'm not dying to get famous.
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- You can't work in the movies. Movies are all about lighting. Very few filmmakers will concentrate on the story. You get very little rehearsal time, so anything you do onscreen is a kind of speed painting.
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- Thrillers are an enormous amount of fun for filmmakers.
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- The filmmakers always have a great level of control.
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- I think there is a feeling of old Hitchcock in there. There are parts that are tributes to some of the old great horror movies and the old great filmmakers.
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- Many filmmakers pretend that they never see anything, which has always seemed odd to me.
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- My favorite laser disk ever was the laser disk for The Graduate, which had a commentary track that wasn't even the filmmakers, it was a professor, some film criticism guy who just happen to be this amazing commentator who went off into the whole theory of comedy.
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- I don't think people have been able to deal with the fact that African American filmmakers can make movies about life and relationships.
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- I have no idea why one of our most original filmmakers would want to spend two years of his life translating someone else's movie from Spanish into English. And it wasn't such a good film in Spanish, either.
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- I don't consider myself to be particularly gifted in the way that other filmmakers are gifted.
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- I look at other filmmakers and see skills in them that I wish I had but I know that I don't. I feel like I have to work really hard to keep myself afloat, doing what I do. But I find it pleasurable.
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- There's a lot of Latinos right now, a lot of filmmakers and writers that are Latin too.
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- For young filmmakers, Saw is a perfect film. It doesn't cost the GNP of almost every country of the world.
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- There is no filmmaking legislation because distributors are not interested in sharing their money with the film industry - for instance, by giving a percentage of ticket sales back to filmmakers.
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- Filmmakers and critics wrote about each other and sometimes very harshly. This no longer exists.
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- I think filmmakers want their movies to be seen.
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