16mm home movies: "The Party", "This is My Wife"
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Robert B. Altman
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
I probably am a lazy artist and probably don't control things as much as some people would like- but that's my business. And if my style is too loose or improvised for some people's taste, that's their problem- totally. The fact is, I'm not the greatest Hollywood director and that bullshit, but I'm not the opposite either. And I am not careless. I may be irresponsible, I may strive for things and...
His son, Mike Altman
, wrote the lyrics for "Suicide is Painless," the theme song for MASH
(1970), when he was only 14 years old.
In his films, we often see and hear characters from outside a window, or from a distance.