My advice to young film-makers is this: Don't follow trends, Start them!
Compassion is a two way street.
Do not help the quick moneymakers who have delusions about taking possession of classics by smearing them with paint.
Scriptwriting [for film] is the toughest part of the whole racket . . . the least understood and the least noticed.
A hunch is creativity trying to tell you something.
I made mistakes in drama. I thought drama was when actors cried. But drama is when the audience cries.