And at the same time, as I was reading that, there was on the news the tragedy of what was happening to the Yazidis when they were on the mountaintop under siege and slaughtered by ISIS, and I’m reading a script about Armenians on a mountain… So you’re trying to stop it a lot of the time, because it’s a bit of an addiction.
The announcement comes on the heels of a wave of successful test screenings and at a time when the studio could really use some more fodder for the awards season.
Paramount picked up “Anomalisa” at the Toronto Film Festival last week, a challenging animated endeavor from Charlie Kaufman and Duke Johnson that has inherent limitations as a broader Oscar play.
Now it might be that I was just a very bad student. But then have to work that much harder, because there’s no natural talent here.
I couldn’t even tell you if we were taught about it in school, but I don’t recall that at all. It’s one of those things that you can’t help but become obsessed with.
Q: It resonates now with the refugee crisis, that idea of packing up your whole life in a couple of minutes and moving out if you want to live. Yeah, they were told to pack up and move out if you want to live, but that was a lie. I think there are definitely actors out there, and I think (co-star) Oscar (Isaac) is one of the best actors out there, and he’s someone who is trained, and I’ll bet your (expletive) he would be a fantastic acting teacher. Generally it’s trying to stop yourself, because you say please, I want to get on with own life…
Much of the mass deportations were in truth death marches. He wanted young people to be able to watch it and not be so distressed by it that they had to turn it off, because the truth would provoke that. But yeah, it’s always been relevant, but never more in people’s minds since we made the film, of the importance of good journalism. Q: An acting point — you’re known for your research. without thinking about this bloody character all the time. It’s also annoying to hear people talking about that, isn’t it?
He also didn’t sound like he puts a lot of stock in his own abilities, despite his success.
Question: The film is a reminder that the Armenian genocide isn’t that well-known.
After four hours of questioning by detectives he was released on bail until September pending further inquiries.
His arrest came just 16 hours after he attended the European premiere of the new Batman film, The Dark Knight, in Leicester Square.
Not only that, but the film will see its world premiere as the closing night selection of November’s AFI Fest in Los Angeles.