Monthly Archives: April 2017

137 Great Directors: Emir Kusturica

“Every time I’m shooting a movie I want to kill myself. Because I don’t see the light in the end of the tunnel.”
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138 Great Directors: Peter Weir

“What I can’t do is what I consider children’s films, infantile subject matter. The caped-crusader-type stuff is not for me…When I began making films, they were just movies. ‘What’s the new movie? What are you doing?’ Now they’re called ‘adult dramas’. Sounds like a porno film because the majority of the marketplace is devoted to children.”
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142 Great Directors: Errol Morris

“If everything was planned, it would be dreadful. If everything was unplanned, it would be equally dreadful. Cinema exists because there are elements of both in everything. There are elements of both in documentary. There are elements of both in feature filmmaking. It’s what makes, I think, photography and filmmaking of interest. Despite all of our efforts to control something, the world is much, much more powerful than us, and more deranged even than us.”
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