He directed Samuel Beckett's play, "Waiting for Godot," at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts on Broadway in New York City with F. Murray Abraham, Robin Williams, Bill Irwin, and Steve Martin in the cast.
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[on coming to New York as a child] American society to me and my brother was thrilling because, first of all, the food made noise. We were so excited about Rice Krispies and Coca-Cola. We had only silent food in our country, and we loved listening to our lunch and breakfast.
Two of his films are on the American Film Institute's 100 Most Inspiring Movies of All time. They are Working Girl
(1988) at #87 and Silkwood
(1983) at #66.
Often includes extremely long starting and/or ending shots taken from high in the air, for example Working Girl
(1988) and Angels in America