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strangewood:

“I don’t care about stories. I never did. Every story is the same. We have no new stories. We’re just repeating the same ones. I really don’t think, when you do a movie that you have to think about the story. The film isn’t the story. It’s mostly picture, sound, a lot of emotions. The stories are just covering something. With Damnation, for example, if you’re a Hollywood studio professional, you could tell this story in 20 minutes. It’s simple. Why did I take so long? Because I didn’t want to show you the story. I wanted to show this man’s life.”
Béla Tarr (born July 21, 1955)

Love.

strangewood:

“I don’t care about stories. I never did. Every story is the same. We have no new stories. We’re just repeating the same ones. I really don’t think, when you do a movie that you have to think about the story. The film isn’t the story. It’s mostly picture, sound, a lot of emotions. The stories are just covering something. With Damnation, for example, if you’re a Hollywood studio professional, you could tell this story in 20 minutes. It’s simple. Why did I take so long? Because I didn’t want to show you the story. I wanted to show this man’s life.”

Béla Tarr (born July 21, 1955)

Love.

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    I don’t care about stories. I never did. Every story is the same. We have no new stories. We’re just repeating the same...
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    I have hell of mixed feelings about this quote. I get what he’s saying but like…all of that is the story. I don’t think...
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    I don’t agree with Tarr entirely, but he’s onto something. Individuals sincerely invested in the quality of the medium...
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