Quote of the Week
"Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame... ...and what's out."
(17 November 1942) - A critically acclaimed, award-winning NYC-based director.
"I don't like the word ironic. I like the word absurdity, and I don't really understand the word 'irony' too much. The irony comes when you try to verbalize the absurd. When irony happens without words, it's much more exalted."
Henry Rollins (born Henry Lawrence Garfield, 13 February 1961) - American actor, author, singer/songwriter, and spoken word artist. Former lead singer of the punk rock band Black Flag and the Rollins Band.
(5 Jan. 1931 - 1 Dec. 1, 1989) - Modern dancer, choreographer, and founder of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
"Every good painter paints what he is."
Jackson Pollack (28 Jan. 1912 - 11 Aug. 1956) - Influential American abstract expressionist painter.
"I felt a responsibility to present a viable alternative to the popular electric sound"
Ron Carter (born 4 May 1937) - Legendary American jazz double-bassist who has played on thousands of albums and played with most of the giants in jazz and rock.
"I don't understand how a woman can leave the house without fixing herself up a little -- if only out of politeness. And then, you never know, maybe that's the day she has a date with destiny. And it's best to be as pretty as possible for destiny."
Coco Chanel (19 Aug. 1883 - 10 Jan. 1971) - Pioneering French fashion designer.