27 Best Film Making Quotes And Sayings

A film is a unique work of art, and its creators are artists of the highest order. To paraphrase a famous quote, a film is a story that is 90% fiction and 10% truth. They tell stories that matter to us, that help us understand ourselves and the world around us. Learn from the people who have struggled to share their ideas in this collection of film-making quotes.

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Use filmmaking to eliminate racism — use to it terminate misogyny — use it to destroy homophobia and all other primitiveness. Abhijit Naskar
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The art of filmmaking is the most influential form of art that has ever existed throughout the history of human artistic endeavors. Abhijit Naskar
Filmmaking has the power to fortify the feeble, unify the...
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Filmmaking has the power to fortify the feeble, unify the divided, raise the abandoned and inspire the ignorant. Abhijit Naskar
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A movie is not a movie, it is a potential nuclear furnace of inspiration, courage and conscience. Abhijit Naskar
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Make movies my friend — make nice, inspiring and bold movies that will penetrate the darkest corners of the human mind and illuminate the soul. Abhijit Naskar
Give people films, they will forget after a few weeks,...
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Give people films, they will forget after a few weeks, but give people ideas, they will assimilate them into their consciousness. Abhijit Naskar
Make films that purify the soul with the flow of...
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Make films that purify the soul with the flow of rational, vigorous and compassionate thinking. Abhijit Naskar
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Use filmmaking for a greater purpose, than to just entertain some drowsy minds. Wake the whole world up with your movies. It has been sleeping for long. Its eternal sleep has become its darkest nemesis. Now is the time to wake it up. Abhijit Naskar
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Take the clapper and become the alarm that the world so desperately needs. Abhijit Naskar
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Whatever genre you deem suitable for your taste — romance, comedy, action, mystery, sci-fi or anything else, make sure it has the plain everyday human kindness. Abhijit Naskar
Filmmaking is not the work of the weak-minded. It may...
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Filmmaking is not the work of the weak-minded. It may not be rocket science, but it requires ten times more strength of the mind than that. Abhijit Naskar
A sex worker deserves a billion times more respect, than...
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A sex worker deserves a billion times more respect, than the mystical fraudsters of the society, such as astrologers, psychics and tarot card readers. Abhijit Naskar
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Without art, a film is pure wastage of time and resources. Abhijit Naskar
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People never forget two things, their first love and the money they wasted watching a bad movie. Amit Kalantri
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Audience can live without a movie but a movie cannot live without an audience. Amit Kalantri
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I want to confess. I thought that her story was comprised of scenes. I thought the tragedy could be glamorous and her grief could be undone by a sunnier future. I thought we could pinpoint dramatic events on a time line and call it a life. But I was wrong. Nina Lacour
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Here is to all the brilliant minds that love deeply, for they write the stories that make us dream of true love. Here is to all the visionaries that create a miracle when others give up hope. Here is to all the artists, musicians, actors, singers, songwriters, dancers, screenwriters, philosophers, inventors and poetic hearts that create a perspective of heaven we can experience in this lifetime. But most of all, here is to the wild souls that the world calls broken, insane, abnormal, weird or different because they are the ones that renew our faith, by what they overcome and create, in a world that needs a sign that God doesn’t forget the least of us. . Shannon L. Alder
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Oscar may be the world’s most glorious way of honoring your work, but the real award for a filmmaker is the contentment which you receive from making your film. Abhijit Naskar
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When you make a film, if you are an insider, you're usually the last person to know that your film is not right. But when you are an outsider, you have a little more objectivity. I think a part of my success is that I am naturally objective. I am not an insider. In many ways, Anupama is the same. Foreword, First Day First Show Shah Rukh Khan
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Aamir discussed the emotional journey he embarks on with each film. Anupama Chopra