Words of Advice from a Master: Ridley Scott

Ridley Scott has filmed quite a few of my favorite films – namely what is very likely my favorite film:  Blade Runner.     His background in art direction, his eye and its palette for color and light are exquisite:  Black Hawk Down is a perfect example of that.   Here are two videos I found on a tumblr account I check out daily that I thought I would share:

On Breaking in and apprenticeship:

On Filmmaking:

Hey Ridley if one of your people ever read this… I’d love to sit and talk filmmaking with you one day.  (Hey it never hurts to try! ;) )

If you are hungry for more great advice – check out this series on another one of my favorite directors (and films Brazil) Terry Gilliam on Mentorless.