David Benioff - Quotes

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I've never flown a kite. ---->>>

Every adaptation requires that the screenwriter make difficult choices - and in particular, difficult cuts. ---->>>

I think, in a weird way, the reason I was drawn to screenwriting and the reason I really love doing it is because I love writing dialogue. ---->>>

And I didn't grow up wanting to be a director. I grew up wanting to be a writer, so for me, that was always the goal - to be a novelist, not a screenwriter. And I think, again, if I didn't have the novels, maybe I'd be much more frustrated by not having directed yet. ---->>>

A certain luxury when you get to writing a novel is to have the space to have your characters just banter. ---->>>

But in a 24-hour day, the 25th hour is also the impossible hour, an hour that doesn't exist, that can only be created by the imagination. ---->>>

Fiction novels, that's my game. ---->>>

I like having my own story remain my story. ---->>>

I was a huge fantasy geek growing up. I was the dungeon master in my D&D game. ---->>>

I'm just not a natural teacher. ---->>>

Once you realise that heroes die, everything becomes that much more terrifying. ---->>>

With the movies, people are not going to wait around. The deadline is a deadline. In publishing it's more a polite suggestion. ---->>>

It is actually a lot harder to sit down and write from A to Z. But for me at least, it's the only way I can do it, at this point, with any moderate success. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 06-21, 1970
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Occupation: Novelist

David Benioff (born David Friedman; September 25, 1970) is an American novelist, screenwriter, television producer and director. He is best known for being the co-creator and showrunner of the widely acclaimed award-winning HBO series Game of Thrones.(wikipedia)