Hollywood's Best Film Directors

William Friedkin

Series 1 - Episode 5 William Friedkin

Friday 5am - 5:30am TCM
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Mon 30 Jul, 2:55am - 3:25am TCM
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William Friedkin, director of The French Connection and The Exorcist, offers his secrets to film-making success. He reveals why he believes the ability to communicate is far more important than knowledge of cameras, equipment and stage techniques, and offers his thoughts on directors writing their own screenplays.

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Contributor William Friedkin