Nominated for 2 Golden Globes.
Another 12 wins & 16 nominations.
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"Transcendental Style in Film: Ozu, Bresson, Dreyer (ISBN 0-306-80335-6).
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[on the character of Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver
(1976)] When I set out to write the script I thought it was about loneliness. As I wrote it I realized it was about something a little different and more interesting: self-imposed loneliness, a syndrome of behavior that reinforces itself. And the touchstones of that kind of behavior are all kinds of contradictory impulses. Puristanism and ...
Like Francois Truffaut and Peter Bogdanovich, Schrader began his film career as a critic (for the L.A. Free Press and Cinema Magazine.
His films often set in the late or the middle of the night.