Monthly Archives: March 2013

In Their Words – Sunday, March 31, 2013

“The only condition of fighting for the right to create is faith in your own vocation, readiness to serve, and refusal to compromise.” –Andrei Tarkovsky Advertisements

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In Their Words – Saturday, March 30, 2013

“We directors have a very large responsibility. We have it in our hands to lift the film from industry to art, and, therefore, we must go to our work with seriousness, we must want something, we must dare something, and … Continue reading

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Movie Beat – 03.29.13

Blancanieves – Snow White en español, re-telling of a  Grimm Fairy Tale in beautiful black and white photography by Kiko de la Rica and scored by Alfonso de Vilallonga. It was last year’s entry for the Foreign Film Oscar from … Continue reading

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In Their Words – Friday, March 29, 2013

“The cinema began with a passionate relationship between celluloid and the artists and craftsmen and technicians who handled it, manipulated it, and came to know it in the way a lover comes to know every inch of the body of … Continue reading

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In Their Words – Thursday, March 28, 2013

“I think I have made just one picture that I really like, and that is Winter Light. That is my only picture about which I feel that I have started here and ended there and that everything along the way … Continue reading

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GINGER & ROSA

Ginger & Rosa tells the story of two seventeen-year-old girls who are coming of age in England, 1962. With the creation of the atomic bomb, mankind had finally unlocked the power to obliterate all living things from the planet. The … Continue reading

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In Their Words – Wednesday, March 27, 2013

“Movies are my religion and God is my patron. I’m lucky enough to be in the position where I don’t make movies to pay for my pool. When I make a movie, I want it to be everything to me; … Continue reading

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In Their Words – Tuesday, March 26, 2013

“You can’t show everything. If you do, it’s no longer art. Art lies in suggestion. The great difficulty for filmmakers is precisely not to show things. Ideally, nothing should be shown, but that’s impossible.” –Robert Bresson  

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In Their Words – Monday, March 25, 2013

“I wouldn’t take the advice of a lot of so-called critics on how to shoot a close-up of a teapot.” –David Lean

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In Their Words – Sunday, March 24, 2013

“The saving grace of the cinema is that with patience and a little love we may arrive at that wonderfully complex creature which is called man.” –Jean Renoir

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