The jarring change going from an urban environment to an extremely remote natural environment is extremely inspiring. It's constantly stimulating, it's like a slap in the face.
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I like business and personal life to be distinct.
Hopefully each film can be given a musical voice of its own, which is not...
How does my music connect to an audience? That is just a complete mystery to...
Learning how to improvise really awakened my interest in music.
If someone suddenly lost their director the day before shooting and wanted me to step...
I almost never try to make the audience comfortable. I wouldn't want that if I...
I just love the sheer mess of New York.
If not bliss, ignorance can at least be fun.
I have always loved Scottish music - all sorts of Celtic, Gaelic music.
I had piano lessons when I was a kid, like most people. And hated them,...
Any film which views the darker side of life, which is death with a sense...
There is not much irony when people are being happy on screen.
I think being a little nuts is helpful.
I prefer a life in which we don't take ourselves too seriously.
When the systems we expect to help us actually hurt us, we have tragedy.
I'm one of those people who is actually inspired by a deadline. I might not...
New Yorkers may think they're on some cutting edge, but that's not especially true. It...
Los Angeles is an industry town, and it has great facilities and personnel. The disadvantage...
All my music is very simple in that melody is usually clearly stated.
Connection is what one is after in probably most media, but certainly in film, which...