Peter Weir

Peter Weir

Silent films were, I think, more different than we know to sound films. We think of it as simply that we added dialogue and in actual fact I think it was an entirely different art form.More Peter Weir quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I carve stone. I've got hammers and chisels and I carve from sandstone. I just did a big mural of birds and trees.More Peter Weir quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I enjoyed Jonathan Franzen's 'Freedom.' Would I make that into a film? I think it's better suited to television. That would very much be a dialogue and performance piece, and it would take some very skilful direction - but not my kind of directing. But I thought it was a real literary work.More Peter Weir quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Russell Crowe as Capt. Jack Aubrey in Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, .. most unlikely.More Peter Weir quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
National film industries tend to move in cycles. In Australia right now, we're on a high, a feeling of potential, which as yet shows no sign of flagging. But the word "industry" is misleading. A small national cinema has no industry in the Hollywood sense.More Peter Weir quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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