David Lloyd Wolper was an American television and film producer, responsible for shows such as Roots, The Thorn Birds, North & South, L.A. Confidential, and the blockbuster Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory . He also produced numerous documentaries and documentary series including Biography , The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich , Appointment with Destiny , This is Elvis, Four Days in November, Imagine: John Lennon, Visions of Eight , and others. Wolper directed the 1959 documentary The Race for Space, which was nominated for an Academy Award. His 1971 film about the study of insects, The Hellstrom Chronicle, won an Academy Award.
Steven Alexander Wright is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and Oscar-winning film producer. He is known for his distinctly lethargic voice and slow, deadpan delivery of ironic, philosophical and sometimes nonsense jokes, paraprosdokians, non sequiturs, anti-humor, and one-liners with contrived situations.
Mark Alan Ruffalo is an American actor, filmmaker, and social activist. He made his screen debut in an episode of CBS Summer Playhouse , followed by minor film roles. He was part of the original cast of This Is Our Youth , for which he was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award. Following were his roles in 13 Going on 30 , Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind , Zodiac , and What Doesn't Kill You . In 2010, he starred in the psychological thriller Shutter Island and the comedy-drama The Kids Are All Right. For the latter, he received nominations for the SAG Award, BAFTA Award, and an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He also co-starred in the mystery films Now You See Me and Now You See Me 2 as FBI Special Agent Dylan Rhodes.
Luca Guadagnino is an Italian film director. He first rose to prominence in 2005 with the film Melissa P. He has collaborated a number of times with Tilda Swinton, on the films The Protagonists , I Am Love , A Bigger Splash and the upcoming Suspiria , a remake of the 1977 film. For directing and producing Call Me by Your Name , Guadagnino received widespread critical acclaim and several accolades, including nominations for an Academy Award for Best Picture and BAFTA Award for Best Direction.
Accustom yourself continually to make many acts of love, for they enkindle and melt the soul.Saint Teresa of Avila
There is only one thing for us to do, and that is to do our level best right where we are every day of our lives; To use our best judgment, and then to trust the rest to that Power which holds the forces of the universe in his hands.Orison Swett Marden
Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts.James Russell Lowell
I realized at a young age that sequence in an album is almost as important as the songs that are on the album.Dr. Dre