'I became quite successful very young, and it was mainly because I was so enthusiastic and I just worked so hard at it.' Francis Ford Coppola

How to spot an auteur

Consistent and recognisable style is one way of making the case to support the concept of ‘the auteur‘. Here are some great illustrations of this in action.

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Posted: September 9, 2012

David Lynch is Great!

The Guardian has a useful introductory-style article on David Lynch. It makes links between Lynch’s work and cinematic history, especially interesting to those of you studying A2 film and experimental film.

Even his adverts are creepily subversive:

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Posted: February 18, 2012