More people are exposed to movies than to most other forms of art.
I position everything else in my life around making movies.
Yet I never want to make a movie purely for the money.
Movies are an art form that is very available to the masses.
I aspire to eventually be making my living by making movies.
I think you get out of film school what you put into it. If you don't care about making movies, film school will do you no good.
I'm not impressed by someone's degree.. I'm impressed by them making movies.
If a violent act towards a woman takes place, and the inspiration for that act is violence in cinema, the inspiration for that act would have come from somewhere else if movies didn't exist.
Violent behavior exists in one's psychological makeup much deeper than the level that receives information from television or movies.
Also, I plan to screw something up on every movie I do so that I can learn from my mistakes and become a better director with each project.
And the fact that you must make the movie for yourself because no one else will ever fully appreciate the endeavor, makes it a more rewarding challenge.
I never want to become arrogant and think I've made a flawless movie.
This indication of audience interest is good for all horror movie makers at any budget level.
When I'm working on a movie, I will make any sacrifice to finish it.