I’ve compiled a few videos and articles featuring the great filmmakers’ thoughts on 2001: A Space Odyssey
Woody Allen, Martin Scoresese, Ridley Scott, Terry Gilliam (if you only watch one, make it the final Gilliam clip)
Here’s Scorsese (skip to 7:19 to get directly to 2001; of course, Scorsese didn’t talk about these two filmmakers back to back for no reason…)
Ridley Scott: “the best of the best”
Here’s the ACC short story that inspired the movies and novels. The Sentinel, 1951.