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The actor is concerned with his own bit of it, but the director’s somehow trying to work the whole thing into a much bigger picture.…
If you spend a whole afternoon just eating popcorn and watching football, there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that. But if that’s all you do, you…
Making the City Of Joy gave me the best political education of my life. It became a wrestling match between an Englishman who had gradually…
I’m not a very serious person. You know how they say that clowns are very funny in public and are really sad at home? I’m…
I think the job of movie reviewing can be really tough. If a film has layers that need to be thought about, it’s easy to…
I simply wanted to state that during this little slice of history, this is what happened and these were the good sides of it, these…
I think that will be a lot of fun for audiences to get the same stream of consciousness that was going through my head at…
I cannot forget a conversation that I had with an elderly couple from the tribe. They asked me whether I would kill them after I…
When you look at our world, the truth is that we’re all under the influence of politics.
Much of Indian science seems intuitive and not bound by the rigid thinking of classical scientists.
The history of the white man in India really jumped up and bit me in the neck.
In India, one has to plan according to the monsoons.
If the movie’s well made and it’s about things that count, people will ultimately see the depth in it.
I try to address my audiences intelligently. The man in the street counts, but sometimes he forgets that he counts.
I’ve never wanted to do something where I’d berate the audience.
I think a film should have a gestation period of at least two or three years.
I like DVDs so much – it’s such a better format than VHS.
Good directing is about getting the performance to be just what’s right for the movie.
I began to feel that, in a sense, we were all prisoners of our own history.
Eventually, the tribe developed so much confidence in me that they invited me to be their chieftain.
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