Wrote preface for "Kazan on Directing". New York: Vintage. ISBN 9780307277046
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It's hilarious, the problems that arise when you're on the set. It's really funny because you make a complete fool of yourself. I think I know how to use dissolves, the grammar of cinema. But there's only one place for the camera. That's the right place. Where is the right place? I don't know. You get there somehow.
Listed as one of 50 people barred from entering Tibet. Disney clashed with Chinese officials over the film Kundun
(1997), which Scorsese directed.
Often uses long tracking shots (His most famous is from Goodfellas
(1990), following Henry Hill and his future wife Karen through the basement of the Copacabana night-club and ending up at a newly prepared table). A notoriously difficult shot to perfect, he has been dubbed by some as the "King of the Tracking Shot".