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Born: 1947-11-12
Profession: Director
Nation: French
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Married people from my generation are like an endangered species!

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But I won't work with the exact same crew film after film because I feel the work would get a little complacent.

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I am not a fan of westerns particularly.

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I can zero in on subtle things because I'm holding the camera.

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I like cinema. I am very fond of it. But from time to time I feel like having some time on my own.

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I like films that are well-written and concise and with not a lot of room for improvisation.

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I like films to be complete in their written form.

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I never storyboard. I hate it. I don't understand why so many directors want to make comic strips of their films.

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I would rather my films be well-known than I be well-known.

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I'm not one to dwell on rehearsal or preparation.

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I've always done 20 things at once. It's my way of staying alive, not to keep one dish cooking, but several dishes going. And I'm pretty organized.

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If a film is very clever and well-written, that's what gives you freedom as a director.

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My movies are, more or less, very short. I'm terrified of boring an audience.

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What I expect of a movie reviewer is that he should love cinema as much as I do.

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When I was young, my idea was to become a filmmaker.

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Working with a bunch of actors is like trying to tune each violin.

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Working with the same people is so much quicker and frees up your energy for other things.

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Yes, I am very prolific.

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You can work, shop, do everything from home, and I find this unsettling.

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You may think it's very presumptuous, but I really hope that my movies are going to turn people into better people.

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No, but it's not because I'm getting older that I'm trying to accelerate. But something very curious is happening: The older I get, the more ideas I'm getting.

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We sought justice because equal pay for equal work is an American value. That fight took me ten years. It took me all the way to the Supreme Court. And, in a 5-4 decision, they stood on the side of those who shortchanged my pay, my overtime, and my retirement just because I am a woman.

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Because women still earn just 77 cents for every dollar men make. Those pennies add up to real money.

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In the end, I didn't get a dime of the money I was shortchanged.

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Some of you may know my story: How for nineteen years, I worked as a manager for a tire plant in Alabama. And some of you may have lived a similar story: After nearly two decades of hard, proud work, I found out that I was making significantly less money than the men who were doing the same work as me.

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The first bill that President Obama signed into law was the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. I think it says something about his priorities that the first bill he put his name on has my name on it too. As he said that day with me by his side, 'Making our economy work means making sure it works for everyone.'

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The Supreme Court told me that I should have filed a complaint within six months of the company's first decision to pay me less even though I didn't know about it for nearly two decades.

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