Alexandr Kluge

Alexandr Kluge

German film director, screenwriter and producer
The objective is autonomy. There is a conservative interest in the classicpublic sphere at a time when this public sphere is being destroyed. The classic public sphere of our cities is an achievement that has really only been functional for a very short time, and that is now severely threatened.More Alexandr Kluge quotes [12/22/2011 01:12:00]
We are not just representing the cultural magazines here, but also an investigative journalistic position which is part of the classic public sphere.More Alexandr Kluge quotes [12/22/2011 01:12:21]
The reciprocal action of television and the Internet can lead to freedom of trade. For the first time the directorial principle of mainstream program television, where viewers sit in front of the screen like a school class, is being disrupted.More Alexandr Kluge quotes [12/22/2011 01:12:06]
The one thing about program television that's absolutely incompatible with any concept of art is that all decisions have to be made by program directors, whereas art is autonomous. It may be dependent, but it knows no superiors.More Alexandr Kluge quotes [08/05/2011 12:08:35]
Similar to the telescope or the telephone, television enables us to see or hear things we never dreamed of. When you look at the details, a concrete scene between people is really something incredibly unlikely, something subtle that requires extended description.More Alexandr Kluge quotes [08/05/2011 12:08:28]

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