Monday, August 1, 2016

7 Filmmaking Quotes to Inspire You

Need a little inspiration before tackling your next creative endeavor? These 7 filmmaking quotes should do the trick.

#1 "The only safe thing is to take a chance." - Mike Nichols

#2 “Movie directors, or should I say people who create things, are very greedy and they can never be satisfied. That’s why they keep on working. I’ve been able to work for so long because I think, ‘Next time, I’ll make something good’.” - Akira Kurosawa 

#3 "I would travel down to hell and wrestle a film away from the devil if it was necessary." - Werner Herzog

#4 "Unless you are so passionate about filmmaking that you would rather live out of your car than not do it, find something else to do as a career... " - Ryan Connolly

#5 "Film is incredibly democratic and accessible, it's probably the best option if you actually want to change the world, not just re-decorate it." - Bansky

#6 "The most honest form of filmmaking is to make a film for yourself." - Peter Jackson

#7 "I don't dream at night, I dream all day; I dream for a living." - Steven Spielberg

If you're looking for even more filmmaking inspiration, consider attending a film festival. Re-ignite your creative spark by connecting with industry peers and immersing yourself in amazing new films.

To find a film festival check out our film festival calendar.