“Sometimes I would think ‘wow, Nicole’s gotten all these great things’. But instead of abusing myself and self-destructing I was inspired by her. The fact we’ve come from the same place gave me hope for myself.” -Naomi Watts
“I never want to be like my parents. I know they must’ve loved each other at one time right? To just get it all out of the way before they had me. How do you trust your feelings when they can just disappear like that?”
Interviewer: The more concrete and tangible your films are, the more metaphysical they seem to become. You take more and more close-ups, you’re ever nearer to the characters and objects: you seem to be searching for something beyond the concrete or the physical. What is it you’re trying to capture?
Krzysztof Kieślowski: Perhaps the soul. In any case, a truth which I myself haven’t found. Maybe time that flees and can never be caught.