I categorically resist this idea that films are supposed to be autobiographical and the only stories you tell are about your own life.
I never want to make a film. I don't wake up in the morning going, 'Ooh, I'd really love to be on set making a film today'. I'm aware that other contemporary film directors perceive film-making as what they do, as what they have to do. But I would hope that I am more catholic in my tastes.
As soon as I know how to do something, I usually get bored with it.
There are a few writers that one has a relationship with that means, basically, you do whatever they say. One is Caryl Churchill, and the other is David Hare.
Megan M. Duffy