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Director Billy Wilder in his Hollywood office wearing German helmet; Oscars in the background, Hollywood, 1960 ~ Photograph Gjon Mili

Shirley MacLaine and Billy Wilder "The Apartment" 1960

Director Billy Wilder with Shirley MacLaine during filming of the 1960 movie,The Apartment, for which she won a Golden Globe and Wilder won three Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Director.

Billy Wilder (22 June 1906 – 27 March 2002) was an Austrian-born American filmmaker, screenwriter, producer, artist, and journalist, whose career spanned more than 50 years and 60 films. He is regarded as one of the most brilliant and versatile filmmakers of Hollywood's golden age. Wilder is one of only five people to have won Academy Awards as producer, director, and writer for the same film (The Apartment).

Billy Wilder (22 June 1906 – 27 March 2002) was an Austrian-born American filmmaker, screenwriter, producer, artist, and journalist, whose career spanned more than 50 years and 60 films. He is regarded as one of the most brilliant and versatile filmmakers of Hollywood's golden age. Wilder is one of only five people to have won Academy Awards as producer, director, and writer for the same film (The Apartment).

Most people who have been directing for a while have a shorthand way of communicating with their DP. For example, you will typically hear a director say "We'll start Wide then move into an OTS and then a CU." Film crews have most likely done these setups a few hundred times and know h

Most people who have been directing for a while have a shorthand way of communicating with their DP. For example, you will typically hear a director say "We'll start Wide then move into an OTS and then a CU." Film crews have most likely done these setups a few hundred times and know h

“All my life I have lived and behaved very much like the sandpiper - just running down the edges of different countries and continents, 'looking for something'. -Elizabeth Bishop

The art of losing isn't hard to master;so many things seemed filled with the intent to be lost that their loss is no disaster: Elizabeth Bishop,Poet Laureate death anniversary,October

Jenji Kohan, everybody.

'Orange' Showrunner Jenji Kohan on Hollywood's Pay Inequality, 'F--- You' Money and Her 'Friends' Regrets - The Hollywood Reporter

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This week's video links: Filmmaking Tips: Becoming a Film Director: youtu.be/dj.

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