Film & TV
Lesson time 1:29 min
In his parting words of wisdom, Martin encourages you to find your own way and never lose sight of the creative spark that inspires you on each film.
Topics include: Closing
Well, that's the end of my MasterClass. And I want to go back to where we began and say, once again, that you have to find your own way. I mean, there are no manuals, no shortcuts, no secrets. You write your own manual. You develop your own shortcuts. You find your own secrets. You go where you're drawn to go and you learn by doing the work. I mean, if you're scared, if it all seems too daunting, if the machinery of it all seems too big and scary and overwhelming, that's great. You wake up in the morning and you do it anyway. If it seems impossible, that's even better. You do it anyway. And as you go, like I said, remember that amidst all that machinery, you're the one who's going to make the picture. It's just you and the thing that sparked you to make the film. You and the spark-- in the end, they're one and the same. You guard that, because it's precious. Now it's time to get to work. [MUSIC PLAYING]
Martin Scorsese drew his first storyboard when he was eight. Today he’s a legendary director whose films from Mean Streets to The Wolf of Wall Street have shaped movie history. In his first-ever online film class, the Oscar winner teaches his approach, from storytelling to editing to working with actors. He deconstructs films and breaks down his craft, changing how you make and watch movies.
Martin's course offered a valuable insight into his thinking process and procedure for making his excellent movies. Thank you, Martin.
I learned a lot by the best filmmaker, a legend. Waiting for part 2!!!!
A history class in cinema as much it is for filmmaking. Martin pulls from his wealth of experience and personalizes his journey.
Amazing talk but had trouble following for long periods of time. I love Scorsese's work but he is too brilliant to talk at my level. 😂