"Thinking in Pictures: The Making of the Movie "Matewan"
3 Print Biographies |
9 Interviews |
16 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 4" (1.93 m)
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[1983 interview] Because directing is very political and social, it takes up more of your time than writing does. It's more demanding because you have to make the movie when the money is there. A book can just sit there; it doesn't depend on anyone else. That's what's nice about it. You don't have to rely on anyone else - you either do it or you don't. Fiction writing is a break from movie-making...
Drafted in 1968, but rejected by the United States Army because of missing vertebra.
Towering height and slender frame