I'm one of those people who is actually inspired by a deadline. I might not sleep for many days on end, it may not be good for my health, but it definitely helps.
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Carter Burwell Quotes
A carefree quality is a whole aspect of life that I will never understand. I...
I prefer a life in which we don't take ourselves too seriously.
Any film which views the darker side of life, which is death with a sense...
On Being John Malkovich and the cinema of the absurd, I do enjoy it. I...
Music is the subliminal connecting adhesive in film, or at least in narrative feature films.
I just love the sheer mess of New York.
If not bliss, ignorance can at least be fun.
I don't find myself lobbying for projects. Filmmakers almost always come to me.
I would like to do a science fiction film some day. Star Wars seems really...
Big Sur is at the end of the continent. It attracts really crazy people.
Connection is what one is after in probably most media, but certainly in film, which...
I don't generally find myself listening to the music of a film unless there's something...
I think I've only done one horror movie, Psycho III. That was a walk in...
When the systems we expect to help us actually hurt us, we have tragedy.
I write music to please myself. Hopefully the director's enjoying it too.
I like business and personal life to be distinct.
New Yorkers may think they're on some cutting edge, but that's not especially true. It...
Learning how to improvise really awakened my interest in music.
How does my music connect to an audience? That is just a complete mystery to...
Performing written music, even when I've written it, is not very interesting to me.