Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 48
Want Anybody

Listen, anybody who has a film festival has the right to show what they want.

- Abel Ferrara

Other Sundance

I saw 'Birth' at the Sundance Film Festival with a thousand other strangers, and I couldn't believe that was me in the film. I didn't recognize myself.

- Aja Naomi King

Here Like

I once went to Alba, Italy, during their white truffle festival, and I was like, 'Just leave me here!'

- Amber Valletta

Jazz New

Well I went to New Orleans to cover the jazz festival for Trio, it's this new arts channel, it's really great.

- Amy Sedaris

Hours Movie

Usually, when I'm at a festival with a movie that I'm in, I'm in and out in 24 hours.

- Ari Graynor

More Indie

I did a short film called 'Disco' and won an award for Best Supporting Actor at an indie film festival, and that was nice. Hopefully there's lots more to come.

- Charlie Rowe

Volunteer Asian

I had lived in Fukuoka during the mid 1990s, and I was a volunteer with the Fukuoka Asian Film Festival.

- John Foster

Audition Could

I was involved with my theater program in high school, and I was involved in a festival where I could audition for a lot of different schools.

- Josh Dallas

Popcorn Been

I've worked at this film festival in Telluride called the Telluride Film Festival. Been there since 2002. I used to make popcorn. I was an usher. Cleaned toilets, everything. Grew up there as a kid.

- Barry Jenkins

Love Frank

I love the funny and sweet moments I have with my cats, Jake and Frank, so I'm honored to be celebrating these moments at the Catdance Film Festival.

- Hannah Simone

Through Could

The Smithsonian Festival of American Folklife, actually, was an effort to put something on the mall in Washington so American tourists could walk through America, and in their minds everything on the mall would be American.

- Bernice Johnson Reagon

Started Full Time

I started graduate school in 1971, I started working at the Smithsonian in the festival in 1972. I went full-time at the Smithsonian in 1974. And I got my doctorate in 1975.

- Bernice Johnson Reagon

Access Took

In 2007, when my husband Damian Woetzel took on the artistic direction at the Vail Valley International Dance Festival, we both felt it was important to offer the entire Vail community access to dance.

- Heather Watts

Egg Goalkeeper

Football is a fertility festival. Eleven sperm trying to get into the egg. I feel sorry for the goalkeeper.

- Bjork

Here Held

For every rockabilly festival staged here, there are 10 held overseas.

- Brian Setzer

Othello Half

I did 'Othello' at the Oregon Shakes - I was at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival for two and a half years. That's where my training is.

- James Avery

Give Might

If you're not keen on crowds, it might be best to give Edinburgh a miss during festival time when it can get extremely busy.

- Dexter Fletcher

Jazz Want

I don't want to be defined solely by what I do as a jazz musician at a club or a festival. That's not all of me. It's not even close.

- Jason Moran

Revenge Rather

There is nothing funny about Halloween. This sarcastic festival reflects, rather, an infernal demand for revenge by children on the adult world.

- Jean Baudrillard

Like Guy

One time, this guy at this music festival would not let me off the hook that I was Percy Jackson. He was like, 'Quit lying to me, bro, I know you're Percy Jackson.' I was like, 'I swear to God, I'm not Percy Jackson.'

- Dylan Minnette

May Pass

Workers, comrades, and you, women of the people, let not this festival of May, the second during the war, pass without protest against the Imperialist Slaughter.

- Karl Liebknecht

Think Some

Because I've a track record of talking about books I never write, in Australia they think I'm about to write a book about Jane Austen. Something I said at some festival.

- Kate Atkinson

Political Almost

Political perspective and the Cannes festival are linked almost as inextricably as fast-food consumption and detrimental effects on health.

- Elvis Mitchell

Celebration TV

The Monte Carlo TV Festival is great because it's a celebration of television and great storytelling.

- Eric Close

Go Edinburgh

I feel at home in Scotland and go back whenever I can. I've played the Edinburgh Festival twice, and I get the train across the Forth Bridge to Lochgelly, just to see it.

- Kenneth Cranham

Over Gonna

I'm just gonna make movies the best I can, do the festival thing or whatever can come. I plan on working with a lot of the same guys over and over again. I hope the majority of us can stick together.

- Evan Glodell

Exception Angeles

I landed in Los Angeles where I've stayed, with one year-long exception when I returned to Ashland as an actor in the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.

- Kim Rhodes

Made Films

The Cannes film festival is about big-budget films but also remarkable films made in different political regimes by film-makers with little resources.

- Kristin Scott Thomas

I Am Stake

When I show a film at a festival, I am showing myself. Everything is at stake for me.

- Lars von Trier

Say Realised

When people say 'stadium songs,' it's really negative. All the festival headliners, I've realised, are usually the worst bands.

- Laurent Brancowitz


Revolution is the festival of the oppressed.

- Germaine Greer

Love Circuit

I really love the festival circuit.

- Michelle Monaghan

Very Minor

Throughout history, Hanukkah was a relatively minor festival, but it's become very popular in America due to its proximity to Christmas.

- Gil Marks

My Life Christ

Standing at a Christian music festival in Asbury, Ky., in the spring of 1978, I gave my life to Jesus Christ, and that's changed everything.

- Mike Pence

Flag I Remember

I remember in 1968 when we were in Cannes, in the festival, and we were supposed to be there 10 days, and the second day the festival collapsed because the French, you know, film-makers raised the red flag in the festival and ended the festival.

- Milos Forman

Crowd Move

Playing a room, it's a real dictator-type situation - you can really move the crowd the way you want to. In a festival, there's a sea of people, and it's harder to lock in on any one group.

- Pusha T

Hollywood Musical

Then when I got to Hollywood, the first musical I did was Festival in 1977.

- Gregory Harrison

Idea Like

The whole idea of a festival to me is that filmmakers get to interact. You see someone strolling, you get to meet them and tell them you like their work, you admire their story.

- Seymour Cassel

Always Across

When I do the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, I always go across to Loch Ness and stay there.

- Rhys Darby

Kind Crowd

Live interaction with a crowd is a cathartic, spiritual kind of exchange, and it's intensified at a festival.

- Trent Reznor

New Could

When I was 3, I recited a poem at a festival in Passaic, New Jersey. The applause was tremendous, and it hit me that I could affect people positively by performing.

- Nina Arianda

Which Movie

At the Hong Kong festival, we were co-producers of the opening film, 'Aberdeen,' which is the third part in a popular movie series.

- Victor Koo

Going Use

I have a second bedroom I don't use. I'm going to start the Second Bedroom Film Festival. You're all invited.

- Vincent Schiavelli

Comedy Venice

I have an Italian comedy at the Venice Film Festival.

- Robert Englund

Novelists Saw

I meet kids now who become novelists, poets, write for the theater and movies, who were simply inspired by what they saw during the Spoleto Festival.

- Pat Conroy

Chance Other

For a writer, the Book Festival is interesting because you bump into all these other writers whose work you know, whose names you know, and you have a chance to put a person with the name and the work.

- Steve Erickson

Going Movie

But I really felt that, something about the lights going down, and the sense of community. I saw this movie at one festival, and there were 1700 people.

- Paul Reiser

Movie Sundance

My first movie, 'Heathers,' had played at the festival, so I had a little bit of a Sundance connection, but I didn't really know about the Labs.

- Michael Lehmann