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When I came back to Britain, I realized that I was no longer a very young woman. I had to meet my new consciousness, my…
Most of the time I spent in America, I was having a love affair with some American or other. I was just passing through but…
I started noticing how stained the pavements are in London. The pavements in Beverly Hills aren’t used; in London, they’re used for everything. It doesn’t…
I’m not in the advertising business, but I think it would be very nice if people went to see the film Hamlet, because it was…
I remember becoming aware of women’s issues and inequality. It became glaringly clear to me when I was living in America that women are regarded…
I don’t think I would have been a good mother. Being a parent brings immense responsibility. It’s a Herculean task. It would be almost too…
There were some films I refused because the feminist aspect was a bit wonky.
Some people enjoy celebrity. I admire those who do, because if you’re going to go through it, you might as well enjoy it.
Living in America, I became aware of many issues and went through a period of politicization.
My family said that I wanted to act even when I was a child living on a tea plantation in the jungle in India.
I’ve never quite understood why people marry; marriage is just an invented structure.
It’s quite hard for me being an actress because I actually don’t like attention.
I see stardom very clearly as a construct that’s been created in order to sell things.
I was utilized because I have a certain face that works well in cinema, and I’m used to making myself look as good as possible.
I regret that I wasn’t the kind of person who could enjoy celebrity. It embarrassed me too much.
I basically put myself into directors’ hands and let them tell me what to do, and the more they told me what to do, the…
Early on, I found the attention completely embarrassing. I’d cringe if I saw my picture on the cover of a magazine.
Children can only take so much, and they deal with it however they can.
As I became very defined in my personal politics, I turned down some films that I slightly regret now; I’m not going to say what…
Altman works in such an interesting way, letting things occur in the film even if he didn’t particularly plan them.
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