"Animation is still the bastard child of cinema, unfortunately. Most people go to movies to watch movie stars. There's a voyeuristic thrill in watching a beautiful actress or Alpha male up close and personal, in ways we'd never get to see them in real life. Animation can deliver meaning, story, and ideas, but it doesn't satisfy the primate voyeur that drives most cinephiles," filmmaker & animator Nina Paley.
50 Pieces of advice on filmmaking from Wim Wenders: Just like Andrei Tarkovsky, German filmmaker Wim Wenders, the man behind Paris, Texas, Wings of Desire or Buena Vista Social Club (to quote only a few) shared 50 pieces of advice for aspiring filmmakers
Beeban Tania Kidron, Baroness Kidron, OBE (born 2 May is an English film director known for her much-lauded adaptation of Jeanette Winterson's autobiographical novel Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit and for directing Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason.