The Poet’s Eye…

23 Jun

My favorite Shakespearean quote from A Midsummer Night’s Dream has everything to do with filmmaking:

The poet’s eye, in a fine frenzy rolling, doth glance from heaven to Earth, from Earth to heaven; and as imagination bodies forth the forms of things unknown, the poet’s pen turns them to shape, and gives to airy nothing a local habitation and a name; such tricks hath strong imagination.

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