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‘Pulp Fiction’ blew my mind; beforehand, I’d watch films and there was a beginning, middle and an end, and that’s it. There is in that…
My past films came out on home entertainment in the U.S., so the next question was, how do we get a theatrical in the U.S.?…
I was offered and accepted a part in ‘A Few Best Men,’ and then the Australian actor’s union argued that there were too many British…
I think that’s important for all ages, to not be afraid of being an individual. I grew up on my own, as an only child,…
I don’t think I’m egotistical, and I know what my limits are: I’m a black guy who’s probably losing his hair. But I’m happy to…
I can’t always be making ‘British films.’ Why should we be making films about corsets and horses and girls learning to drive when Americans send…
I don’t think anyone expected me to get the BAFTA. The bookies didn’t have me down. It’s definitely made a huge difference in my career,…
When I wrote ‘Kidulthood,’ I didn’t even know there was going to be a ‘Kidulthood.’ I just wanted to test myself to see if I…
I’d always much rather be second choice on anything because it makes you work harder.
I’m just who I am. I don’t try to change myself for other people.
I wouldn’t say that I’m a jack-of-all-trades, master of none, but I wouldn’t say that I’m brilliant at any.
I think most people, no matter their status now, have big screen TVs, because they’re the standard TVs now. And so why would you go…
I don’t like doing things that are too easy.
I just started to write because I was fed up of not seeing the stories that I wanted, so I was like ‘Stop moaning and…
After ‘Kidulthood,’ I was called in to a meeting and told that I didn’t write women very well. I was very annoyed.
I think the British industry is set up to support British film, if we make films that enable them to support it. If you don’t…
People can criticise me all day long. It just washes off me. You might as well be talking to a wall.
I think it’s important that we have a new batch of British film-makers that aren’t doing the same old stuff. And that includes me.
I did ‘Kidulthood’ and ‘Adulthood,’ and that’s what people wanted and expect me to always do. They want me to do ‘hood films and be…
I couldn’t tell you the ratio, but probably for every job you see me do, there would be 20 rejections.
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