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Conrad Hall

American,  Artist
Total Quotes : 26
Music Possibilities More

Cinematography is infinite in its possibilities... much more so than music or language.

- Conrad Hall

Father's Day Never Will

Dad, wherever you are, you are gone but you will never be forgotten.

- Conrad Hall

His Worked Solving

Every cinematographer I worked with had his own way of solving problems.

- Conrad Hall

Shooting Still Recall

I can still recall the thrill of shooting my first film.

- Conrad Hall

Audience Expecting

Every once in a while, when the audience is expecting to see one thing, you have to show them something else.

- Conrad Hall

Movies Been Billions

Billions of people have seen and been influenced by movies in the short history of this industry.

- Conrad Hall

Hope Shooting Still

I hope I'm still shooting when I'm 80.

- Conrad Hall

Interesting Contrast Makes

Contrast is what makes photography interesting.

- Conrad Hall

Play Images Sure

I knew exactly how I wanted it to play, but you are never sure until you watch the projected images reflect off the screen. That's when you know it worked.

- Conrad Hall

I Am More Than

But at heart, I am more than a cinematographer.

- Conrad Hall

Know Important Dealing

It's important to know that if you are dealing with shadows.

- Conrad Hall

Think Director I Think

I don't think of myself as a director or writer. I think of myself as a filmmaker.

- Conrad Hall

Language Lifetime Infinite

There are infinite shadings of light and shadows and colors... it's an extraordinarily subtle language. Figuring out how to speak that language is a lifetime job.

- Conrad Hall

Music Poem Like

Manipulating shadows and tonality is like writing music or a poem.

- Conrad Hall

Work Art Every

I realize that every picture isn't a work of art.

- Conrad Hall

Sunrise Characters Tequila

I saw Tequila Sunrise as a romantic picture with complex, bigger than life characters.

- Conrad Hall

Emotions Which Attempting

It is also difficult to articulate the subtleties in cinema, because there aren't words or metaphors which describe many of the emotions you are attempting to evoke.

- Conrad Hall

Impact Made Took

It took a while for me to grasp that my colleagues believe I have made an impact on the history of cinema.

- Conrad Hall

Alone Dining Very

I was very happy sitting alone at a dining room table, writing a script.

- Conrad Hall

Beauty Imperfection Kind

There is a kind of beauty in imperfection.

- Conrad Hall