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Just Call Him Marty

At what point does Martin Scorsese become just Marty?
The director was this year’s honoree for MoMA’s annual film benefit presented by Chanel, and many of his friends, collaborators and family had come out to pay tribute to Scorsese’s five decades of work creating and championing film preservation.
“Marty. Marty, you’re talking. I’m trying to talk to you,” said Jonah Hill, taking the podium inside the museum’s basement movie theater where the crowd had gathered ahead of a celebratory dinner. “Some people grew up with super heroes on their wall, and I had a picture of Marty on my wall. The fact that I even get to call him Marty is insane; I feel like someone’s going to come up here and slap me every time I say it,” he added, before continuing to address the director. “I could tell you endless stories about how you’ve personally affected my life and the things you’ve taught me, but I don’t want to waste everyone’s time, so I figure you should probably clear out the rest of this week.”
Hill’s “The Wolf of Wall Street” costar and longtime Scorsese collaborator Leonardo DiCaprio took the stage next, offering a more formal accolade.
“To an undeniable expert of the cinematic

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