Film as dream, film as music. No form of art goes beyond ordinary consciousness as film does, straight to our emotions, deep into the twilight room of the soul. A little twitch in our optic nerve, a shock effect: twenty-four illuminated frames a second, darkness in between, the optic nerve incapable of registering darkness.
I make all my decisions on intuition. I throw a spear into the darkness. That is intuition. Then I must send an army into the darkness to find the spear. That is intellect.
Wondering Whom to Read Next?
- Ingrid Bergman Swedish Actor
- Fred Astaire American Dancer, Singer
- Christina, Queen of Sweden Swedish Monarch
- August Strindberg Swedish Playwright
- Catherine Deneuve French Actor
- Roman Polanski French Film Director
- Sean Connery Scottish Actor
- Federico Fellini Italian Filmmaker
- Billy Wilder American Filmmaker
- Bernardo Bertolucci Italian Film Director