Quotation by Dorothy Arzner

My philosophy is that to be a director you cannot be subject to anyone, even the head of the studio. I threatened to quit each time I didn't get my way, but no one ever let me walk out.
Dorothy Arzner (1900–1979), U.S. movie director. As quoted in Reel Women, part 1, by Ally Acker (1991).

Said before 1979; Arzner directed seventeen feature films, 1927-1943.
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