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David Lean Quotes

7 quotations by David Lean

QuoteMy distinguishing talent is the ability to put people under the microscope, perhaps to go one or two layers farther down than some other directors.Quote

QuoteI've just begun to dare to think I perhaps am a bit of an artist.Quote

QuoteI'm first and foremost interested in the story, the characters.Quote

QuoteI think people remember pictures not dialogue. That's why I like pictures.Quote

QuoteI rather like mysteries. But I do dislike muddles.Quote

QuoteFilm is a dramatised reality and it is the director's job to make it appear real... an audience should not be conscious of technique.Quote

QuoteDon't make jokes about food.Quote