Abel Ferrara Famous Quotes & Sayings

48 Abel Ferrara Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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I don't have a problem with Werner Herzog.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I don't have a problem with Werner Herzog.
I don't care if I get $50 million to do a film.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I don't care if I get $50 million to do a film.
No one can stop me from talking about my movie.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: No one can stop me from talking about my movie.
Listen, anybody who has a film festival has the right to show what they want.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: Listen, anybody who has a film festival has the right to show what they want.
The secret is not to make a film that causes something like Virginia Tech to happen. The secret is to make a film that stops it happening.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: The secret is not to make a film that causes something like Virginia Tech to
I grew up in the Bronx. I'm into rap music.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I grew up in the Bronx. I'm into rap music.
I was raised a Catholic and when you're raised a Catholic they don't teach you to think for yourself. You're taught not to think too deeply about things.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I was raised a Catholic and when you're raised a Catholic they don't teach you
I'm not a big fan of talking about dying. And then I make a movie where I kill everybody.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I'm not a big fan of talking about dying. And then I make a movie
Mulberry Street was the beating heart of the Italian-American experience, but you don't find those gangsters now. I live with a bunch of yuppies and models.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: Mulberry Street was the beating heart of the Italian-American experience, but you don't find those
A script is not a piece of literature it's a process.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: A script is not a piece of literature it's a process.
As barbaric is we are, it's a miracle we haven't blown ourselves off the face of the earth so far.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: As barbaric is we are, it's a miracle we haven't blown ourselves off the face
Where I come from you're not raised to think on your own. It's not that you're pushed to read the Bible. The Bible is read to you.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: Where I come from you're not raised to think on your own. It's not that
I don't want to live anywhere where I'm breathing two million cars' fumes and paying a zillion dollars for the right to be totally hassled.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I don't want to live anywhere where I'm breathing two million cars' fumes and paying
Life is what happens when you're doing other things, right?Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: Life is what happens when you're doing other things, right?
The actors that I love to work with, they're hard on me. They're pushing me.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: The actors that I love to work with, they're hard on me. They're pushing me.
I don't need to push myself. I don't need to sharpen my own knife and slit my throat. I'm trying to chill it and find an equilibrium and a balance to my work.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I don't need to push myself. I don't need to sharpen my own knife and
But I'm never gonna get to a point in my life where what it costs to shoot a movie is going to determine what it is. The limits of my imagination is the only thing that's gonna stop me.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: But I'm never gonna get to a point in my life where what it costs
I grew up in the '60s, which was a creative time, so it wasn't that big of a stretch to go from a baseball bat to a guitar to a film camera.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I grew up in the '60s, which was a creative time, so it wasn't that
In the film business, it's basically honor among thieves.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: In the film business, it's basically honor among thieves.
When I talk about drugs and alcohol, I'm talking about sex addiction, gambling addiction, eating addiction, throwing-up addiction. I'm not talking about mental illness.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: When I talk about drugs and alcohol, I'm talking about sex addiction, gambling addiction, eating
My job is going to be to direct the film - I'm going to do it. And that's where my job ends.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: My job is going to be to direct the film - I'm going to do
The world is constantly changing. You're constantly learning and you have to be willing to get off your mark, and get off your spot and take that knowledge you have not to fix yourself into a place but to keep going.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: The world is constantly changing. You're constantly learning and you have to be willing to
It's funny, the hardest thing to do is to make something look like it's fast, loose and improvised, and get somebody to laugh.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: It's funny, the hardest thing to do is to make something look like it's fast,
The last day of your life is still going to be a day.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: The last day of your life is still going to be a day.
I direct, and I make movies I can't finance. I can't raise money. I can't sell anything. I make things.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I direct, and I make movies I can't finance. I can't raise money. I can't
That's the thing about making a movie: You never finish editing. They just take it away from you.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: That's the thing about making a movie: You never finish editing. They just take it
Making money is not gonna change anything about what I am, except I won't answer the door.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: Making money is not gonna change anything about what I am, except I won't answer
As an old-time New Yorker, it's not that I miss the '70s and '80s or whatever. I miss the fact that there was a certain kind of energy that exists when people can live for nothing.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: As an old-time New Yorker, it's not that I miss the '70s and '80s or
With 'New Rose Hotel,' I knew that I was getting paid a $100,000 fee to write, produce, and direct, and that's all I was going to get.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: With 'New Rose Hotel,' I knew that I was getting paid a $100,000 fee to
I've always had an interest in vampire films - not just 'Nosferatu,' but there are many others that I have enjoyed: Abel Ferrara, Coppola, Neil Jordan.Park Chan-wook Abel Ferrara Sayings By Park Chan-wook: I've always had an interest in vampire films - not just 'Nosferatu,' but there are
My existence is about making movies, so I've just got to rock and roll with the punches. You want to make movies on telephones, I'm there.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: My existence is about making movies, so I've just got to rock and roll with
I don't know what DVD commentaries are about. I'd like to strangle the person who came up with that concept.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I don't know what DVD commentaries are about. I'd like to strangle the person who
A lifetime isn't long enough to learn how to make films.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: A lifetime isn't long enough to learn how to make films.
I'm about my characters.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I'm about my characters.
I come from a world where you get the film done, that's a success.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I come from a world where you get the film done, that's a success.
I don't care if I get $50m to do a film.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I don't care if I get $50m to do a film.
I was born in the Bronx, and then my father moved us to the country at an early age.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I was born in the Bronx, and then my father moved us to the country
Certain actors wanna get paid, they think working in a low-budget movie is being ripped off. But for others it's like, 'Yes, let's do it.'Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: Certain actors wanna get paid, they think working in a low-budget movie is being ripped
My life is proof that I don't need you to do what I do. If there's no one to see it, I'll watch it.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: My life is proof that I don't need you to do what I do. If
There's no such thing as a non-final cut director.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: There's no such thing as a non-final cut director.
Even if you're a poet sitting in your room writing a poem, you're still in the world - although I guess being a poet is a different than having to deal with 40 or 50 people to raise a couple million bucks and all that bullshit.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: Even if you're a poet sitting in your room writing a poem, you're still in
I'm a lapsed Buddhist like I'm a lapsed Catholic. I take it to a point.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I'm a lapsed Buddhist like I'm a lapsed Catholic. I take it to a point.
I'm in a house where if the washing machine shuts off, it sings a song. If iPad gets a message, it sings a song. I'm living in a real postmodern time - every single thing sings to you to tell you it's started, it's stopped, you've got a message, you didn't get a message ...Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: I'm in a house where if the washing machine shuts off, it sings a song.
It's only Western civilization that, God forbid, you talk about dying, when it's the only thing we know for certain, right? Everyone's going to die, so what's the big problem? 'Oh, God. Don't talk about it. Don't think about it.' I mean, I'm one of them. I'm not a big fan of talking about dying.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: It's only Western civilization that, God forbid, you talk about dying, when it's the only
The more you get into any religion, it becomes the same. It really becomes how you treat other people and how you get outside yourself. How you look to help other people, and how you get out of this 'I, me, mine' type of thing.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: The more you get into any religion, it becomes the same. It really becomes how
Most filmmaking is about shaking hands and just starting.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: Most filmmaking is about shaking hands and just starting.
Movies are only the result of where we are as human beings.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: Movies are only the result of where we are as human beings.
My grandfather lived to be 96 years old. He was born in a town outside of Salerno in Southern Italy. He came to New York when he was 20. He lived in the States from age 20 to 96, but he brought his culture with him, he brought his food with him, he brought his language with him, he never spoke a word of English.Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara Sayings By Abel Ferrara: My grandfather lived to be 96 years old. He was born in a town outside