There was a darkness, a melancholy, that people had trouble accepting. Maybe now, it would work better.
More Quotes from Alain Resnais:That's easy to answer: I never had any special appetite for filmmaking, but you have to make a living and it is miraculous to earn a living working in film.
For the first time, I used a mix of black and white with color. In the editing room, I asked myself, What are you doing manipulating corpses this way
I'd even say it's a realistic film because that's the way it happens in our heads; that was the idea.
It's painful, either because the people onscreen have died, or because I don't think the direction is good. There's always something.
Oh, yes, that never happened to me in my life before. It was a risky film, and I warned the producer.
So I used formal techniques to make the film more perceptive emotionally.
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I see my face in the mirror, and I said, No, my ambition is not to be an actor.
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It was obviously a pretty hectic development schedule and we put a huge team on to it but it paid off because we continuously get complemented on the finished product.