” It’s a hard line to walk, man. Cause you know you want to make this movie, you want to make it dark and real, you want to show all this stuff but unfortunately you can’t always do that. “


” So it’s hard to be an artist and be true to the reality of the world you want to create and also make it entertaining and successful financially. “


” Being a kid growing up with Kurosawa films and watching Sergio Leone movies just made me love what it could do to you, and how it could influence you – make you dream. “


” Some men don’t gel when it comes to work – you have different work ethics, different opinions, different points of views, different methods of filmmaking – and we didn’t gel. “


” It’s not worth it, it’s not about money, especially when you’re dealing with a culture. It should be about elevating the idea of what we are and who we are as people in the cinema, and that kind of stuff keeps dragging us back down. “


” My experience of test screenings is that you don’t know what kind of mood people are going to be in, and sometimes the studios accept what Joe Blo says – and this guy could just be a frustrated filmmaker, or not paying attention. “


” What I learned is, don’t forget who you are, because that’s what’s going to make you a filmmaker. “


” I just think you can’t shut your life off to just, you know, one thing. You gotta be open-minded. Explore things. Feed your artist. “



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