Ben Burtt quotes

  • Filmmakers began to experiment with special effects almost as soon as motion pictures were invented. The history of special effects is the history of motion pictures.
    -- Ben Burtt

    #Special #Motion Pictures #Filmmaker

  • I've always found that when you're trying to create illusions with sound, especially in a science fiction or fantasy movie, that pulling sounds from the world around us is a great way to cement that illusion because you can go out and record an elevator in George Lucas's house or something, and it will have that motor sound.
    -- Ben Burtt

    #Movie #Creating #House

  • Most sound work in films is done very quickly, and at the end of the schedule where it's just jammed together and you always wish that you had more sympathy.
    -- Ben Burtt

    #Wish #Together #Sound

  • True prosperity is the result of well-placed confidence in ourselves and our fellow man.
    -- Ben Burtt

    #Confidence #Men #Fellow Man

  • Most sound people don't get the assignment to create worlds of sound and get freedom to try a lot of things and then get the scrutiny and support of the team over a long period of time.
    -- Ben Burtt

    #Team #Long #People

  • One of the special marks of the Holy Ghost in the Apostolic Church was the spirit of boldness.

  • Sawyer was always the Vincent boy worth fighting for. He's the special one.

  • Not everyone sees you the way you do. Sometimes our imperfections are what makes us special. - Tripp

  • The emotional reaction in the peak experience has a special flavor of wonder, of awe, of reverence, of humility and surrender before the experience as before something great.

  • If you make action movies, the critics will savage you, and then your movies are outdated the following week with the new wave of special effects.

  • Who says I am not under the special protection of God?

  • The thing about a motion picture is that look of film on a big screen takes you into a magical.

  • I love every aspect of the creation of motion pictures and I guess I am committed to it for life.

  • A Great Movie Evolves when Everybody Has the Same Vision in Their Heads.

  • I have lot of respect of filmmakers who work in Telugu and Tamil.