Nominated for 2 Golden Globes.
Another 11 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 & ...
Credits movie critic Pauline Kael
with helping start up his career by writing him a recommendation to film school.
His films often set in the late or the middle of the night.