I'm still over the moon, and I ain't coming down.
[There will be] no placating. It would be ludicrous to take on this subject and then try to take the edges off. We're doing this movie because we like the book.
The Oscar is the fantasy that you're afraid to believe in, but in the secrecy of your little dark room, you dream and wait for it.
It's brave to do a movie like that. Sometimes you've got to say, 'To hell with audience reaction. We've got something to say.' We could be at the start of a cultural revolution.