In Hollywood, there is one dominant voice. It is a white, male, straight gaze. When I talk about positive portrayals of black people and women, I'm saying complexity. I'm not saying goody-two-shoes, everything's okay. No. The positive view of me is to see me as I am: the 'good,' the 'bad,' the gray. That is a positive portrayal.Ava DuVernay
Harmony Korine is an American film director and screenwriter. He is best known for writing Kids and for writing and directing Spring Breakers, Gummo, Julien Donkey-Boy and Mister Lonely. His film Trash Humpers premiered at Toronto International Film Festival and won the main prize, the DOX Award, at CPH:DOX in November 2009. His most recent film, Spring Breakers, was released in 2013.
Shawn Adam Levy is a Canadian film director, producer, and actor. He directed the films Big Fat Liar , Just Married , Cheaper by the Dozen , The Pink Panther , Night at the Museum , Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian , Date Night , Real Steel , The Internship , This Is Where I Leave You , and Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb .
Katherine Marie Heigl is an American actress, film producer, and former fashion model. She started her career as a child model with Wilhelmina Models before turning her attention to acting, making her film debut in That Night and later appearing in My Father the Hero as well as Under Siege 2: Dark Territory . Heigl then landed the role of Isabel Evans on The WB television series Roswell , for which she received nominations for Saturn and Teen Choice Awards.
Sydney Irwin Pollack was an American film director, producer, and actor. Pollack directed more than 20 films and 10 television shows, acted in over 30 films or shows, and produced over 44 films. His 1985 film Out of Africa won him Academy Awards for directing and producing; he was also nominated for Best Director Oscars for They Shoot Horses, Don't They? and Tootsie in which he also appeared.
One longs to be funny, to make people laugh. Laughter is such a sign of approval, isn't it?Tom Baker
Animals are reliable, many full of love, true in their affections, predictable in their actions, grateful and loyal. Difficult standards for people to live up to.Alfred A. Montapert
I believe every human has a finite number of heartbeats. I don't intend to waste any of mine.Neil Armstrong