Peter Jackson - Quotes

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The most honest form of filmmaking is to make a film for yourself.

The most honest form of filmmaking is to make a film for yourself.

New Zealand is not a small country but a large village. ---->>>

Filmmaking for me is always aiming for the imaginary movie and never achieving it. ---->>>

Rivalry doesn't help anybody. ---->>>

To get an Oscar would be an incredible moment in my career, there is no doubt about that. But the 'Lord of the Rings' films are not made for Oscars, they are made for the audience. ---->>>

What I don't like are pompous, pretentious movies. ---->>>

Film is such a powerful medium. It's like a weapon and I think you have a duty to self-censor. ---->>>

For a lot of my childhood, I didn't want to direct movies because I didn't really know what directing was. ---->>>

No film has captivated my imagination more than 'King Kong.' I'm making movies today because I saw this film when I was 9 years old. ---->>>

I didn't want my kids having to pass through an airport named after their father. ---->>>

Everybody's life has these moments, where one thing leads to another. Some are big and obvious and some are small and seemingly insignificant. ---->>>

The big-budget blockbuster is becoming one of the most dependable forms of filmmaking. ---->>>

I was bullied and regarded as little bit of an oddball myself. ---->>>

I mean, I didn't have a huge upbringing with movies, I guess. ---->>>

The only thing about 3-D is the dullness of the image. ---->>>

I think that George Lucas' 'Star Wars' films are fantastic. What he's done, which I admire, is he has taken all the money and profit from those films and poured it into developing digital sound and surround sound, which we are using today. ---->>>

The vast majority of the CGI budget is labor. ---->>>

One of the first movies I ever saw was 'Batman,' based on the TV series with Adam West and Burt Ward. ---->>>

Actors will never be replaced. The thought that somehow a computer version of a character is going to be something people prefer to look at is a ludicrous idea. ---->>>


Nationality: New Zealand
Born: 10-31, 1961
Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand
Occupation: Director

Sir Peter Robert Jackson ONZ KNZM (born 31 October 1961) is a New Zealand film director, screenwriter and film producer. He is best known as the director, writer, and producer of The Lord of the Rings trilogy (2001–03) and The Hobbit trilogy (2012–14), both of which are adapted from the novels of the same name by J (wikipedia)