During a film festival retrospective of his work, renowned director Sandy Bates is haunted by memories from his past, which served at major inspiration for his movies, while amid a circus of fans. Inspired in part by Federico Fellini’s 8½.
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If we continue to look at films by what they exhibit and not by and how they are made, maybe we'll keep on ignoring its relevance. From a composite film of very clear references, including his own humor mark, Allen finds the exact form of matter that memory-dreams are made, the stardust of its title, combining in a multi-layered structure the immense beauty of Gordon Willis cinematography. A free-complex-form joint.
"I know people think that I'm egotistical and narcissistic, but it's not true. I, as a matter of fact, if I did identify with a Greek mythological character, it would not be Narcissus." "Who would it be?" "Zeus."