Censorship is advertising paid by the government.
A good opening and a good ending make for a good film provide they come close together.
No critic writing about a film could say more than the film itself, although they do their best to make us think the oppposite.
A created thing is never invented and it is never true: it is always and ever itself.
Hype is the awkward and desperate attempt to convince journalists that what you’ve made is worth the misery of having to review it.
Fate is written in the face.
God may not play dice but he enjoys a good round of Trivial Pursuit every now and again.
Nietzsche claimed that his genius was in his nostrils and I think that is a very excellent place for it to be.
Money is everywhere but so is poetry. What we lack are the poets.
It’s easier to be faithful to a restaurant than it is to a woman.
A different language is a different vision of life.
Experience is what you get while looking for something else.
It is only when I am doing my work that I feel truly alive.
There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the passion of life.
Even if I set out to make a film about a fillet of sole, it would be about me.