More prove we really need Hamlet based mother’s day cards… “My mother: father and mother is man and wife; man and wife is one flesh; and so, my mother.”
We need Hamlet based mother’s day Hallmark cards! “A bloody deed! almost as bad, good mother,
As kill a king, and marry with his brother.”
Unseen photos from The Conversation: Filming in Union Square
Behind the scene photos (from original contact sheets) of filming the famous opening scene.
“The film was edited by Walter Murch, who in a way collaborated with me on the film as much as possible, especially since I was working on THE GODFATHER PART 2. He was cutting, and a lot of the editorial decisions are his.” —Francis Ford Coppola, Filmmakers Newsletter, Volume 7 #7 (Coppola was extensively interviewed about The Conversation by Brian De Palma in this issue)
The Conversation (1974) Audio Commentary with director Francis Ford Coppola
Orson Welles, unlike Eisenstein and Dreyer, has never considered film as a plastic object but rather as a duration, something which unwinds like a ribbon; he has defined film, in fact, as “a ribbon of dreams.” - François Truffaut