” I could never sit down and say: I’m going to do an out-and-out comedy, just to prove to people I can. You’ve just got to do what you do. Just listen to your soul and do your art and do it for the right reasons, and then you can’t fail. “


” I can’t afford to step away from acting, but the one thing I’ve learnt after all these years is that I don’t fit in. It’s very difficult to be at the mercy of other people’s whims and visions. “


” I think it’s a shame when the arts have to suffer because of corporate greed. People will always strive to make film, and the only important thing is that we keep trying to make ourselves heard and keep making our films, no matter what the climate is. “


” It’s different being a director. I suppose, especially if it’s a story you’ve written and you feel compelled to tell, in some ways it’s a lot easier than acting because you’re orchestrating the piece. As an actor, sometimes you’re trying to second-guess what people want. “


” People can very quickly have a very poor self-image. It doesn’t take much. “


” I got through with my ability to mimic others and make people laugh. I swaggered through life, but, in reality, I lived in fear pretty much every day. I acted like a completely normal person, and I suppose I was good at it. But, inside, it was a very different story. “


” It was important that I got my own voice out there in the world. I’d used it on other people’s films, collaborated, and I thought, ‘You know, I can do this myself.’ That was more important than anything else. “


” What’s my dilemma here? Am I making entertainment or am I making art? What am I saying? At the end of the day, cinema is entertainment for millions of people, but for me it’s expression. “


” I’m trying to make sense of lot of things with ‘Tyrannosaur.’ I’m trying to make sense of people who’ve left now. They’re not here, they can’t answer for themselves any more, they’re gone. And I’m trying to make peace with those ghosts. “



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