Scorsese editor Thelma Schoonmaker plans Michael Powell tribute

Widow of British director of The Red Shoes wants to publish his ‘stunning’ diaries

As Martin Scorsese’s longstanding editor, Thelma Schoonmaker, prepares to receive the British film industry’s top accolade, a Bafta fellowship, she has revealed plans to honour the memory of another great film maker: her late husband Michael Powell.

“I want to get Michael’s diaries published,” said the three-times Oscar winner, who has worked hand in glove with Scorsese over five decades. “They are stunning, and I want people to be able to read about all the great movies we lost; the ones he had hoped to make.”

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Source: theguardian
Scorsese editor Thelma Schoonmaker plans Michael Powell tribute