The Sacrifice/Offret (Andrei Tarkovsky - 1986) → long & medium shots
7/? films - The Aviator (2004)“Sometimes I truly fear that I am… losing my mind. And if I did, it… it would be like flying blind.”
You cannot live life without consequences. Whenever you do something, there will be a consequence. Just like violence [on film] only works if there’s a consequence. You can’t just be violent for violence’s sake, because it’s not emotionally engaging. - Nicolas Winding Refn
4/? films - Amadeus (1984)
“But they showed no corrections of any kind. Not one. He had simply written down music already finished in his head. Page after page of it as if he were just taking dictation. And music, finished as no music is ever finished. Displace one note and there would be diminishment. Displace one phrase and the structure would fall.”
I guess you’ve just gotta find something you love to do and then… do it for the rest of your life. For me, it’s going to Rushmore.
Rushmore (1998), Wes Anderson