Jean Cocteau Quote

Film will only become an art when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil and paper.


As quoted in The Super 8 Book (1975) by Lenny Lipton (ed. Chet Roaman); also in Aesthetic Aspects of Recent Experimental Film (1980) by Barry Walter Moore, Garth S. Jowett, p. 6

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Film will only become an art when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil and paper.

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Film will only become an art when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil and paper.

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Film will only become an art when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil and paper.

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Film will only become an art when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil and paper.