A storyteller is a life poet, an artist who transforms day-to-day living, inner life and outer life, dream and actuality into a poem whose rhyme scheme is events rather than words, a-two-hour metaphor that says: Life is like this!
The movies are like a machine that generates empathy. It lets you understand a little bit more about different hopes, aspirations, dreams and fears. It helps us to identify with the people who are sharing this journey with us.
[Editing] disturbs the passage of time, interrupts it and simultaneously gives it something new.
If you hire a good location recordist, you won't need ADR. You don't want to use ADR. ADR is a last resort! Can i say it any clearer than that?
Doing sound design is one part creative, one part fixing things other people screwed up, and one part creatively fixing even more screw-ups.
Filmmaking is a chance to live many lifetimes.