Quote of the Day:

Daniel Barber

  • I'm not afraid of special effects, but I see them very much as a means to an end.
  • Before we start filming, I have a strong idea of the look and the feel that I want to create, and I'm happy to explore any means that will help me achieve that.
  • Not being a genius, I believe in collaboration, and my background as a problem solver means I've never been afraid to work with people cleverer than myself.
  • After defining an idea of what I want to achieve, through a series of storyboard images, I'll go to the ends of the earth to create it, whether that involves obscure camera lenses or the latest electronic techniques.
  • I have to remember that winning an Oscar is an almost unbelievable goal and that it is an honour just to be nominated.
  • It has made me realise how many doors open for you when you're up for an Oscar. It seems once you are nominated, it validates you as a serious director, and you become someone that people want to work with.
  • I have to remember that winning an Oscar is an almost unbelievable goal and that it is an honour just to be nominated.
  • I'm not afraid of special effects, but I see them very much as a means to an end.
  • After defining an idea of what I want to achieve, through a series of storyboard images, I'll go to the ends of the earth to create it, whether that involves obscure camera lenses or the latest electronic techniques.
  • Before we start filming, I have a strong idea of the look and the feel that I want to create, and I'm happy to explore any means that will help me achieve that.