Her parents lost their farm when Kael was eight, and the family moved to San Francisco. Kael had intended to go on to law school, but fell in with a group of artists  and moved to New York City with the poet Robert Horan.
His parents were divorced abruptly while he was away at school and this, because he was an only child, marked him deeply. Stone's mother was often absent and his father made a big impact on his life; father-son relationships were to Auteur paper michael moore heavily in Stone's films perhaps because of this.
He speaks French fluently. Stone was admitted into Yale Universitybut left in June at age 18   to teach high school students English for six months in Saigon at the Free Pacific Institute in South Vietnam.
He worked as a taxi driver, film production assistant, messenger, and salesman before making his mark in film as a screenwriter in the late s, in the period between his first two films as a director: InStone was awarded his first Oscar, after adapting true-life prison story Midnight Express into a hit film of the same name for British director Alan Parker the two would later collaborate on a movie of stage musical Evita.
Stone's screenplay for Midnight Express was widely criticized by for its inaccuracies in portraying the events described in the book and vilifying the Turkish people.
The original author, Billy Hayesaround whom the film is set, spoke out against the film, protesting that he had many Turkish friends while in jail. Like his contemporary Michael Mann, Stone is unusual in having written or co-written most of the films he has directed.
InStone directed two films back to back: Stone loosely based Scarface on his own addiction to cocainewhich he successfully kicked while writing the screenplay. It also finally kickstarted a busy directing career, which saw him making nine films over the next decade.
Alongside some negative reaction, Platoon won many rave reviews Roger Ebert later called it the ninth best film of the slarge audiences, and Academy Awards for Best Picture and Best Director. British TV channel Channel 4 voted Platoon as the sixth greatest war film ever made.
During the discussion, Manzarek stated that he sat down with Stone about The Doors and Jim Morrison for over 12 hours. Patricia Kennealy-Morrison —a well known rock critic and author—was a consultant on the movie, in which she also has a cameo appearance, but she writes in her memoir Strange Days: My Life With and Without Jim Morrison Dutton, that Stone ignored everything she told him and proceeded with his own version of events.
From the moment the movie was released, she blasted it as untruthful and inaccurate. During this same period, Stone directed one of his most ambitious, controversial and successful films to date: JFKthat depicts the assassination of John F.
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Kennedy on November 22, The Assassination Records Review Board created by Congress to lessen, but not end the secrecy surrounding Kennedy's assassination discussed the film, including Stone's observation at the end of the film, about the dangers inherent in government secrecy.
I make my films like you're going to die if you miss the next minute.
You better not go get popcorn. Originally based on a screenplay by Quentin Tarantinocritics recognized its portrayal of violence and the intended satire on the media.
InStone directed the critically savaged Alexander. He later radically re-edited his biographical film of Alexander the Great into a two-part, 3-hour minute film Alexander Revisited: The Final Cut, which became one of the highest-selling catalog items from Warner Bros.
InStone was intended to direct his fourth Vietnam War film Pinkvilleabout a Pentagon investigation into the My Lai massacre of Vietnamese civilians. The film was to have been made for United Artists but the company officially cancelled the production start due to the — Writers Guild of America strike.
Shortly after the strike, Stone went on to write and direct the George W. InStone announced that his Martin Luther King project, which he had worked on for three years, was aborted by the producing studios, Warner Bros and DreamWorks, following the objection of King's estate to his screenplay, which deals with King's adultery.
Later Stone commented in a BBC interview: Snowden finished filming in May and was released on September 16, On May 22,various industry papers reported that Stone was going to direct a television series about the Guantanamo detention camp.
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In this paper we discuss the form that interactive documentary might take, and the historical and cultural context into which it fits. We conclude by detailing the issues raised by the concept of the interactive documentary, and how the role of documentary maker as auteur is reconciled with the notion of a truly interactive pathway through such.
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Describe the importance of auteur theory in film analysis and interpretation.
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