8 Biographical Movies |
5 Print Biographies |
11 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
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[on the ending of Love Streams
(1984)] I'm crazy, but I love this fucking movie. They hate it, but I love their faces. This is when we should begin the movie. This is the beginning. Now she goes home and the movie begins. Fuck 'em if they want answers. Fuck 'em!
While some of his Hollywood films (such as Too Late Blues
(1961)) lost money, his own movies were often hugely successful. Shadows
(1959), filmed with non-professional actors on the streets of New York with a hand-held camera on 16mm black & white film, cost a mere $40,000 and recouped its cost many times over, winning the 1960 Critics Award at the Venice Film Festival. Another of his films, Faces
Extreme close-ups, with the image going in and out of focus