“I intended it, you know, on a much more pretentious, deep level, you know, that people are faced, in life, with choosing between reality and fantasy and it’s very pleasant to choose fantasy, but that way lies madness and you’re forced, finally, to choose reality and reality always disappoints, always hurts you.”
— From Zelig
13/30 directors ⇢ Woody Allen
“If my films don’t show a profit, I know I’m doing something right.”
I luuurve you, you know, I loave you, I luff you, two F’s, yes I have to invent, of course I - I do, don’t you think I do?
Mia Farrow and her mother Maureen O’Sullivan in Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
Woody Allen directing Mia Farrow on the set of Radio Days.