"It was 100 feet of 16 mm black-and-white film of a car coming to a stop sign, and driving off. I had to decide how to frame and light it. It was magic. There was a sense of mystery."
"If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1,000 MPG."Conrad Hall on Bill Gates
"There was a time in my life when I thought I had everything - millions of dollars, mansions, cars, nice clothes, beautiful women, and every other materialistic thing you can imagine. Now I struggle for peace."Conrad Hall on Richard Pryor
"Car designers are just going to have to come up with an automobile that outlasts the payments."Conrad Hall on Erma Bombeck
"I hooked up my accelerator pedal in my car to my brake lights. I hit the gas, people behind me stop, and I'm gone."Conrad Hall on Steven Wright
"I replaced the headlights in my car with strobe lights, so it looks like I'm the only one moving."Conrad Hall on Steven Wright
"I was very happy sitting alone at a dining room table, writing a script."
"I realize that every picture isn't a work of art."
"There is a kind of beauty in imperfection."
"Dad, wherever you are, you are gone but you will never be forgotten."
"That's why I like fast film. It gives you more freedom to light more naturally."