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Orson Welles a la Cinémathéque

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Filmed in 1982, just three years before he died, this long interview with Orson Welles highlights the famous writer/director/actor's views on movie-making, elicited by questions from director Pierre-André Boutang. Although the translation from French to English and back again may be a bit awkward, Welles' statements are clear enough: he despised Cecil B. De Mille and Alfred Hitchcock, actors are worth more than good scriptwriters, no one should make films for posterity, and directors should be less...more

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