Michel Hazanavicius

Michel Hazanavicius

There's always been a struggle with filmmakers between art and industry, and you have to find a balanceMore Michel Hazanavicius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
At the very beginning, it's a desire and that's not the same thing at all, because when you have the desire to do something, all the work you can do is a positive thing. It's not something that you calculate. An idea is something you work on to make it work and a desire is much deeper in a way. The immersion, it's classical, I watched a lot of movies.More Michel Hazanavicius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I watched a lot of movies from all over the world. The Russians were very good at editing. They were specialists in editing. The Man with a Camera, if you know that movie, is incredible. I still don't understand how it works. It's a movie with no script, no actors and still it works. It's really good. It's really about editing.More Michel Hazanavicius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
They said 'if you have a 3D movie, we'll buy it' because they want it. For maybe two weeks I really thought of a silent, black and white 3D movie and I thought it could be great. I imagined it as a very special image, a very new image, but fortunately, I didn't have to do it.More Michel Hazanavicius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I always loved silent movies. I was not a specialist, but I loved them. And when I started directing, I became really fascinated by the format - how it works, the device of the silent movie. It's not the same form of expression as a talkie. The lack of sounds makes you participate in the storytellingMore Michel Hazanavicius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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