Donnerstag, 4. Juli 2013
Billy Wilder on...
As someone told me, they're absolute geniuses the Austrains. They have suceeded to convince the world that Hitler was German and Beethoven was Austrian.
I don't do cinema. I make movies.
I was once asked: is it necessary for a director to know how to write? The answer is: No, it is not necessary for a director to know how to write, however, it helps if he knows how to read.
If you have a picture that really works and you feel that you got the audiences by the, um, by the throat, and that's not very often, that's why I say if you got them by the throat, don't let it go, just squeeze more and get 'em by the gut and stab 'em, because they're such bastards.
Being a director: