clear thinking

Having a clear proposition, Francis Ford Coppola style

When you make a movie, always try to discover what the theme of the movie is in one or two words. Every time I made a film, I always knew what I thought the theme was, the core, in one word. In “The Godfather,” it was succession. In “The Conversation,” it was privacy. In “Apocalypse,” it was morality.

Francis Ford Coppola: On Risk, Money, Craft & Collaboration

Leave a Reply