A common theme in many of his films is ordinary people who discover something extraordinary - people, places, artifacts, creatures, etc. Raiders of the Lost ArkE. His films are almost always edited by Michael Kahn. He is known on-set for being able to work and come up with ideas very quickly the best example of this would be the filming of "Saving Private Ryan", where Spielberg came up with angles and shot ideas on the spot, due to the fact that the film was largely un-storyboarded.
Steven Spielberg's name is synonymous with film and his career spans over four decades. Spielberg had humble beginnings when he was just a boy with a huge imagination and a dream.
Steven Spielberg was born on December 18thin Cincinnati, Ohio.
His mother Leah Adherer was a concert pianist and his father Arnold Spielberg was an electrical engineer involved in the development of computers. It was in Scottsdale, as a teenager, where a young Spielberg would create 8mm short films.
Even back then Spielberg had the gall to charge 25 cents for the local kids to come and watch his many epics. At the age of 13, Spielberg won an award for his 40 minute film about war called "Escape to Nowhere".
At the age of sixteen he made his first feature length film, "Firelight", which he played at his local cinema. It was a Sci-fi film which would later go on to inspire the classic "Close Encounters of the third kind".
Unfortunately, his parents eventually divorced and he moved with his father to Saratoga, California where Steven attended and graduated from Saratoga high school.
His career did not begin until he worked at Universal Studios as an unpaid intern for the editing department.
It was during this time that Spielberg directed a twenty-four minute short film, "Amblin" a name that he would eventually carry to his production company which caught the eye of Sidney Shainberg who was the vice president of production for Universal's television division. Spielberg became the youngest director to ever sign a long-term contract with a major studio.
He dropped out of college for the opportunity.
These ventures we're so successful that he was signed on to shoot four made-for-television films. The first of which was the classic "Duel". Duel was such a success that he was offered the job of directing the theatrical feature film "The Sugarland Express".
The film was met with a lot of positive feedback. It was not until when Spielberg's career sky-rocketed with the success of "Jaws". In he teamed up with long time friend and fellow filmmaker George Lucas to create Indiana Jones which was an even bigger hit. By this time Spielberg was becoming a master of big Hollywood films creating such masterpieces as E.
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T and Indiana Jones. In addition to the box office acclaim he has also seen critical acclaim and awards. Furthermore, he has been part of the productions of "Back to the future", "Poltergeist', "Animaniacs", "Gremlins", and "The Goonies".
The couple would divorce in He got remarried in to actress Kate Capshaw. He continues to make direct, produce, and breathe films.How does Steven Spielberg make the opening scene of Jaws so dramatic?
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He told the audience that as an amateur filmmaker in Arizona, making. Steven Spielberg is an almostyear-old man who has managed to spend his entire life making up stories and playing them out with living figurines.
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