Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world.
All you need for a movie is a gun and a girl.
I don't think you should feel about a film. You should feel about a woman, not a movie. You can't kiss a movie.
Photography is truth. The cinema is truth twenty-four times per second.
I pity the French Cinema because it has no money. I pity the American Cinema because it has no ideas.
Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self.
People come to Cannes just to advertise their films, not with a particular message. But the advantage is that if you go to the festival, you get so much press coverage in three days that it advertises the film for the rest of the year.
A story should have a beginning, a middle and an end, but not necessarily in that order.
I had the feeling that Sarajevo was the perfect place to shoot the film I wanted to shoot. It is the perfect illustration of purgatory.
Beauty is composed of an eternal, invariable element whose quantity is extremely difficult to determine, and a relative element which might be, either by turns or all at once, period, fashion, moral, passion.
To me style is just the outside of content, and content the inside of style, like the outside and the inside of the human body - both go together, they can't be separated.
To be or not to be. That's not really a question.
Every edit is a lie.
You don't make a movie, the movie makes you.
I don't have a visa for the U.S., and I don't want to apply for one. And I don't want to fly for that long.
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