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You know, there’s a saying in art that in order to be universal you must be specific. So I think every artist feels that he…
The process of making a movie has expanded in terms of effort and time for the director, doing commentaries for the DVD for example, finishing…
The more unique your film is and unusual it is and difficult it is, the harder it is to get it financed. That’s why a…
The filmmaking process is a very personal one to me, I mean it really is a personal kind of communication. It’s not as though its…
Of course for many years directors have had to go on the road with their movies and promote them and I’ve done that since the…
Let’s put it this way, when I was casting, I cast Viggo first and then found someone who could play his wife, rather than the…
I never thought I was doing the same thing as directors like John Carpenter, George Romero, and sometimes even Hitchcock, even though I’ve been sometimes…
I don’t mind writing so I didn’t find that difficult, it’s just a question of finding the time to do it. I kind of like…
I also think the relationship I have with my audience is a lot more complex than what Hitchcock seemed to want his to be –…
Even Hitchcock liked to think of himself as a puppeteer who was manipulating the strings of his audience and making them jump. He liked to…
But with my last film, Spider it was agony. The money was always disappearing, nobody got paid, it was very difficult – and it’s very…
You have to believe in God before you can say there are things that man was not meant to know. I don’t think there’s anything…
Do you remember when you found out you wouldn’t live forever? People don’t talk about this, but everybody had to go through it because you’re…
Well I don’t think sex and violence have ever stopped a movie from being mainstream.
The problem with doing a schlocky or big budget studio film is that it wouldn’t actually be fun for me. It wouldn’t be exciting.
Re-writing is different from writing. Original writing is very difficult.
So not only can you not imagine dying, you can’t really imagine existence before you were born.
If you put yourself in a group of people you cannot work with it’s obviously going to be a disaster.
Nah, I’ve done sex scenes before, you know, like in video.
I see technology as being an extension of the human body.
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