Wim Wenders Quote
The culture of independent film criticism has totally gone down the drain and this seems to come with the territory of the consumer age that we are now living in.
If we had to earn our age by thinking for ourselves at least once a year, only a handful of people would reach adulthood.
About Wim Wenders
One of Wenders's earliest honors was a win for the BAFTA Award for Best Direction for his narrative drama Paris, Texas (1984), which also won the Palme d'Or at the 1984 Cannes Film Festival. Many of his subsequent films have also been recognized at Cannes, including Wings of Desire (1987), for which he won the Best Director Award at the 1987 Cannes Film Festival.
Wenders has been the president of the European Film Academy in Berlin since 1996. Alongside filmmaking, he is an active photographer, emphasizing images of desolate landscapes. He is considered an auteur director.