During the filming of Schindler’s List, Robin Williams called Steven Spielberg and told him jokes to cheer him up. “I called him when I was representing People for the Valdheimer’s Association, a society devoted to helping raise money for older Germans who had forgotten everything before 1945. I remember him laughing and going ‘thank you.’” ()
The National Academy of Sciences provides a free ‘science hotline’ for filmmakers in order to encourage more scientifically accurate movies. The service is free to both professional and amateur films, as well as TV and video game projects. ()