Danny Boyle has directed hit films in a wide array of genres from the cautionary drug saga Trainspotting to the inspirational, Oscar-winning drama Slumdog Millionaire. In 2010, Danny Boyle enumerated his 15 Golden Rules of filmmaking exclusively for MovieMaker Magazine […]
Jim Jarmusch is a major proponent of independent cinema, directing features such as Dead Man, Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai, Coffee and Cigarettes, Broken Flowers, and The Limits of Control. His latest film, Only Lovers Left Alive, premiered at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for the prestigious Palme d’Or. Only Lovers Left Alive stars Tom Hiddleston and Tilda Swinton as two vampires in love. Last week’s Wisdom Wednesday brought you 13 (Lucky) Golden Rules of Moviemaking from Steve Buscemi. The man himself directed readers to “Find the back issue of MovieMaker that lists the rules (or non-rules) of Jim Jarmusch.” Buscemi quickly added his admiration for Jarmusch, saying “He rules. He’s never made a film he didn’tt put his complete heart and soul intoâand he’s able to make his living at making movies!” So, dear readers, here are Jim Jarmusch’s 5 Golden Rules (or non-rules) of Moviemaking from way back in 2004. Rule #1: There are no rules[…]
Prophet #41 one of the things I’m doing… I actually forgot to mention before, but here it is.