money matters

The engine that propels the craft, and on occasion, even the art. Quote 1: . . . the principal movie-making tool is not lenses or lights or stars or words or even Winnebagos. The principle moviemaking tool is money - the dispersal of expensive materials in a manner so grand as to be matched only by the military. - Tom McDonough [LY]; Quote 2: The schedule is always hanging over your head and it is a constant battle for the creative person to try to do the best he can under the restrictions of time. - Mario Tosi [ML]; Quote 3: The trick you have to turn in this business is, given the time, to light the set and light it beautifully. It takes twice the effort to make it just a little bit better. . . . It doesn t get twice as good. - Bill Butler [ML]