Challenging words indeed.
I love this quote by Werner Herzog …
I HAVE ALWAYS SOUGHT TO TRANSFORM MY OWN EXPERIENCES AND FANTASIES INTO CINEMA … TRUE METAMORPHOSIS.
He also framed the creative act as an inherently ambivalent one, oscillating between creation, destruction and purging.
Yes. The purging!
ARE MADE IN THE DETAILS –
NOT JUST A FEW DETAILS BUT EVERY DETAIL”
James Cameron, Oscar Winner
A Canadian filmmaker and environmentalist who is best known for making science fiction and epic films for the Hollywood mainstream. Cameron first gained recognition for directing The Terminator (1984). He found further critical and commercial success with Aliens (1986), The Abyss (1989), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), and the comedy thriller True Lies (1994). His other productions include Titanic (1997) and Avatar (2009), with the former earning him Academy Awards in Best Picture, Best Director and Best Film Editing. Avatar, filmed in 3D technology, also garnered him nominations in the same categories.