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Terry Malick | David Whitney
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(1973)] I tried to keep the 1950s to a bare minimum. Nostalgia is a powerful feeling; it can drown out anything. I wanted the picture to set up like a fairy tale, outside time, like Treasure Island. I hoped this would, among other things, take a little of the sharpness out of the violence, but still keep its dreamy quality.
Notoriously withdrawn from public life, his friends, such as Martin Sheen
, have always remarked that he is a very warm and humble man who prefers to work without medial intrusion.
Famous for finding the structure and form of his films in the editing process, often reducing the roles of initially larger characters and vice versa