menu Language Is A Virus

Godfrey Reggio Quotes

Godfrey Reggio Quotes & Quotations
Godfrey Reggio
Birth day:
Birth year:

  • 1
    All tools have intrinsic politics and technology is the tool of now. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 2
    But in fact if you look at film as a metaphor, only through the negative can you have the positive print. What I'm trying to get to is the positive value of negation. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 3
    Having been an educator for so many years I know that all a good teacher can do is set a context, raise questions or enter into a kind of a dialogic relationship with their students. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 4
    History has been the history of warfare. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 5
    I think it's naive to pray for world peace if we're not going to change the form in which we live. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 6
    I think it's the tragedy of our time that we're not aware of the affect of the manner in which we've adopted tools. Those tools have become who we are. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 7
    I think there's an enormous value to being negative. The world we live in today, negativity is not permitted. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 8
    In the order I was in, each brother takes five vows, one of which is teaching the poor gratuitously. As a young person I was seized by this idea of social justice and I wanted very much to follow my vow of teaching the poor gratuitously. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 9
    It's not just the effect of technology on the environment, on religion, on the economic structure, on society, on politics, etc. It's that everything now exists in technology to the point where technology is the new and comprehensive host of nature of life. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 10
    It's not that we use technology, we live technology. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 11
    My job is to assemble this team of collaboration, hope that everyone has a strong ego but no vanity and that we can proceed with a critical path. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 12
    Mystery is gone to the certainty of technological principles. So the real terror, the real aggression against life comes in the form of the pursuit of our technological happiness. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 13
    Remember that the film is about the digital domain. From the point of view of the scenario, images are evil demons, if I can be so bold. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 14
    So to hope to be able to have peace, to be able to have justice and environmental balance, are consequences of our behavior, not just our intentions. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 15
    So, not for lack of love of language, but because I feel our language is in an enormous state of humiliation, I decided to make films without words. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 16
    Technology is not neutral. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 17
    The language of the moment or, as it were, the language of the order in which we live, is the image. I felt that if I wanted to commune with the public, I should best do so through the language of image. It's a conscious embrace of a contradiction. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 18
    The only thing I can do is type. I learned that when I was 13. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 19
    These films however, have ambiguity built into them, because it's too easy in film to make a strident work of propaganda or advertising, which are really the same thing anyway, meaning the message is unmistakable. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio
  • 20
    What I'm trying to do is to at least raise a flag to the blinding light of technology. Godfrey-ReggioGodfrey Reggio