By Jamie Thompson Stern.
'No saint, no pope, no general, no sultan, has ever had the power that a filmmaker has - power to talk to hundreds of millions of people for two hours in the dark.'
Inspiring everything from pop culture earthquakes to popular revolutions, filmmakers have demonstrated an uncanny ability to move the masses.
But the drama they project on screen is only half the picture.
Stretching back from its earliest days of two-reel silent films to the latest 3-D digital blockbusters, film history provides a cast of characters ready to spill witty bon mots, outrageous pronouncements, and heartfelt reflections.
The Filmmaker Says is a colorful compendium of quotations from more than one hundred of history's most influential and opinionated creators of filmed entertainment.
6.16 x 6.82 · 160 pages