Because of how much movies cost, it's dangerous to be experimental on one film after the other. But we can experiment with television. We can do things that are fringe and bring ideas to the table that are offbeat and original.
People often tell me how much they love the digital skies that we obviously painted for 'War Horse.' Well, there's not a single sky that we put in through special effects. The skies you see in the movie are the skies that we experienced - but it was definitely challenging at times.
I missed my dad a lot growing up, even though we were together as a family. My dad was really a workaholic. And he was always working.
Casting sometimes is fate and destiny more than skill and talent, from a director's point of view.
James A. Forbes