"Perched well above cinema studies, Serge Daney wrote and spoke of films in thrilling sentences, unrivalled in insight, moral fervor and sheer genius. Easily the best critic of his day."Dudley Andrew, Yale University
"Serge Daney was the end of criticism as I understood it."Jean Luc Godard
"Only Serge Daney could serve as the guide through this labyrinth of images."
"Serge Daney knew something about cinema that no one else knew."Olivier Assayas
"Our most scrupulous and inspired film critic."Raymond Bellour
"Cinema is the only thing at our disposal with which we can recognize ourselves in today's images. As an instrument it's inevitably inadequate, but it's the only one."