Film Meme [ 7 ] Directors
→ [ 7 ] Martin Scorsese "There is an essence to the project that you must protect. You cannot make concessions on that, the story cannot be tampered with past that point; you have to fight off every power or force around you."
The Dark Knight (2008) ─ The Joker (Heath Ledger)
“Introduce a little anarchy, upset the established order, and everything becomes chaos, I’m an agent of chaos , and you know the thing about chaos? It’s fair.”
An idea is like a virus. Resilient. Highly contagious. And even the smallest seed of an idea can grow. It can grow to define or destroy you.
But you can make wonderful films within a small, independent environment and you can make wonderful films in Los Angeles, within the studio system. You hear a lot of actors saying, ‘I’d never go to Hollywood and sell out.’ But, if it’s a good script and a good director, why not? To shut oneself off completely is, I think, very limiting.