“Studios don’t have any imagination nor talent,” says George Lucas

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Top filmmaker George Lucas (Star Wars, Indiana Jones) recently made an outburst against the big studios, saying they “Don’t Have Any Imagination And Don’t Have Any Talent”.

“Although the entrepreneurs who ran the studios were sort of creative guys, they would just take books and turn them into movies and do things like that. Suddenly all these corporations were coming in and they didn’t know anything about the movie business. They were like…well we don’t trust you people and we think we know how to make movies. The studios change everything all the time. And, unfortunately, they don’t have any imagination and they don’t have any talent,” said Lucas in an interview.

Lucas also warned film students to not get lured by the magic and endless possibilities of digital technology, and urged them to focus on “the art of the movies.”

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