Whit Stillman Hangs Ten and Talks About Waves in ‘Metropolitan’ (and Waves in General)

Peter Kough of the Boston Globe talked to Whit Stillman about the power of waves in films.  Here’s what Stillman had to say:

Sea Metropolitan         Metropolitan Beach Scene

He writes: “I like beach scenes because the sea is a great motion picture talent, always interesting & never needing (or taking) direction.”


The article touches on films such as Planet of the Apes and La Dolce Vita.