The film's dramatic requirements should always take precedence over the mere aesthetics of editing.
Quote by Edward Dmytryk
Edward Dmytryk Quotes
The only reason for using another cut is to improve the scene.
With me it was that defending the Communist Party was something worse than naming the...
In art, the obvious is a sin.
I was surprised to see the meeting was of Communists and the whole meeting was...
I knew that if it ever got down to a choice between the Party and...
Not a single person I named hadn't already been named at least a half-dozen times...
I believed that I was being forced to sacrifice my family and my career in...
Technical skill counts for nothing if it is used only to manufacture films which have...
I only knew a few people, literally a handful of people, al of whom had...