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I think if some people know anything about African cinema its something like the The Gods Must Be Crazy, which is such an awful, condescending movie that debases African participation, and anything I can do to shift that and draw attention to rich and widely varied films that come from there- because theres all kinds of filmmakers from Senegal, you have Mambety, and Haroun with Grigris.
— Elvis Mitchell —

Perhaps it sounds ridiculous, but the best thing that young filmmakers should do is to get hold of a camera and some film and make a movie of any kind at all.

— Stanley Kubrick

The economy is rough. I think that affects everyone from big filmmakers to tiny filmmakers.

— Greta Gerwig

It didn't get into Sundance although I showed a rough cut which is a mistake to all filmmakers out there.

— Donal Logue

To my knowledge, no one in or out of the field has ever been able to cite a game worthy of comparison with the great dramatists, poets, filmmakers, novelists and composers. That a game can aspire to artistic importance as a visual experience, I accept. But for most gamers, video games represent a loss of those precious hours we have available to make ourselves more cultured, civilized and empathetic.

— Roger Ebert

If you look at the most meaningful science fiction, it didn't come from watching other films. We seem to be in a place now where filmmakers make films based on other films because that's where the stimuli and influence comes from.

— Neill Blomkamp

I want to work with great filmmakers and great actors and get better as an actor.

— Bradley Cooper

You know, when I first started making online videos, there were a lot of filmmakers I befriended who were doing it too.

— Lena Dunham

Working with David Cronenberg or Darren Aronofsky or even Steven Soderbergh isn't really like a typical Hollywood movie. These are true artists, and have a certain amount of freedom when they work, and they're more like independent filmmakers making their way through big studios.

— Vincent Cassel

'Hunger' definitely changed my life, in terms of being recognized by filmmakers, since that was very much a filmmakers' film.

— Michael Fassbender

I think once you have films in certain festivals you begin to have name recognition, and there are possibilities. Especially for independent filmmakers, it's always good to try the international market because it doesn't have the same kind of baggage.

— Haile Gerima

You grow up watching certain films or admiring certain filmmakers, and to write a love letter to one and have them validate it, it's extraordinary.

— Simon Pegg

The weird thing is that, with actors, filmmakers and directors, it doesn't really matter if it's Robert Downey Jr., who's one of the biggest stars in the world, when you start to work, he's a hardworking actor. At the end of the day, it doesn't matter who's a big star and who's an unknown actor from wherever. It's all about the work you do.

— Noomi Rapace

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