All Art Is the Art of Having Each Thing in Its Place

Emphasizing the art of cinema, A-BitterSweet-Life is a creative engine run by filmmaker Edwin Adrian Nieves with the mission to spark artistic passion.

With an abundance of resources on art and filmmaking, from documentaries and photographs to quotes and other glimpses into the world of artmaking, this space is dedicated to all things that stir creativity and inspire artists and filmmakers while shedding light on cinema as an art form that engages audiences through an enriching experience.

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Film director Robert Bresson declared:

To me cinema is the art of having each thing in its place. In this it resembles all the other arts. Like the anecdote about Johann Sebastian Bach playing for a student, the student gushes with admiration, but Bach says, “There’s nothing to admire. You just have to hit the note at the right time, and the organ does the rest.”

For A-BitterSweet-Life, All art is the art of having each thing in its place. Start on your artistic journey by discovering these tags:

My name is Edwin Adrian Nieves. As a filmmaker based in New York, I am enamored with all aspects of filmmaking and enjoy the process of bringing an idea to life, while always aiming for the cinematic experience. My goal: to create engaging cinematic stories that stress the human experience while addressing the language and form of film.