“My movie is born first in my head, dies on paper; is resuscitated by the living persons and real objects I use, which are killed on film but, placed in a certain order and projected on to a screen, come to life again like flowers in water.”
The brilliant Robert Bresson, born 110 years ago today.
“Already when I was very young, I was a fabulador. I loved to give my own version of stories that everybody already knew. When I got out of a movie with my sisters, I retold them the whole story. In general they liked my version better than the one they had seen.”
Pedro Almodóvar, born 62 years ago today.
Jean-Pierre Jeunet, celebrating his 58th birthday today.