Ernst Lubitsch - Quotes

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I've been to Paris France and I've been to Paris Paramount. Paris Paramount is better. ---->>>

I sometimes make pictures which are not up to my standard, but then it can only be said of a mediocrity that all his work is up to his standard. ---->>>

Nobody should try to play comedy unless they have a circus going on inside. ---->>>

I let the audience use their imaginations. Can I help it if they misconstrue my suggestions? ---->>>

There are a thousand ways to point a camera, but really only one. ---->>>

You could name the great stars of the silent screen who were finished; the great directors gone; the great title writers who were washed up. But remember this, as long as you live: the producers didn't lose a man. They all made the switch. That's where the great talent is. ---->>>

In Hollywood we acquire the finest novels in order to smell the leather bindings. ---->>>


Nationality: German
Born: January 28, 1892
Birthplace: Berlin, German Empire
Die: 11-30, 1947
Occupation: Director

Ernst Lubitsch (; January 29, 1892 – November 30, 1947) was a German American film director, producer, writer, and actor. His urbane comedies of manners gave him the reputation of being Hollywood's most elegant and sophisticated director; as his prestige grew, his films were promoted as having "the Lubitsch touch" (wikipedia)