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“Instead, so long as you are able-bodied, head out to where the real world is. Roll up your sleeves and work as a bouncer in a sex club or a warden in a lunatic asylum or a machine operator in a slaughterhouse. Drive a taxi for six months and you’ll have enough money to make a film. Walk on foot, learn languages and a craft or trade that has nothing to do with cinema. Filmmaking — like great literature — must have experience of life at its foundation. ”

 

Great article on a genius I want to go on travels with, Werner Hertzog (@wernertwertzog)

 

https://www.brainpickings.org/2014/09/04/werner-herzog-advice-to-filmmakers/

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