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Martin Scorcese | Marty Scorsese
5' 4" (1.63 m)
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I think it's accumulated. If it's trained, it's trained from my own films. You can imagine the tension in a scene, or the warmth, or the humor. I think I know the size of the frame, and I think I know when to cut - and when not to. Somehow that comes out of the story, and the actors who are playing the parts. They determine, sometimes, whether you should move the camera or not, whether you should...
He was one of three major directors to have been offered the opportunity to direct Schindler's List
(1993) by producer Steven Spielberg
, the other two being Roman Polanski
and Billy Wilder
. Scorsese thought a Jewish filmmaker should direct this; Polanski was not yet ready to deal with the painful subject (having lost his mother in the Holocaust); and Wilder (who was retired and who lost his ...
Often uses diagetic music (i.e., source of music is visible on-screen)