I treat everyone as equals. I can't work if I'm not having fun, and I can't have fun if not everyone is happy.
Equals Treat Having Fun
I'm in Stockholm in my office. I just got here after seeing my eighth child on an ultrasound, so I'm in a good mood. It's beautiful: an energetic little skeleton.
Mood Energetic Office
Casting a film, you can have the greatest actors in a film and it doesn't work. It's a combination of all of the elements.
Elements Combination Greatest
Even the most despicable person is still a human being.
Most Even Despicable
I love having 30 shots of every scene.
I never help my kids and I never encourage them and I never give them any advice.
Give I Any
Norwegian kids, they grow up well educated in film. So they have a lot of good directors there.
Directors Lot Good
The way I look at humanity, I don't think there's good guys or bad guys. We're all potentially bad and potentially good.
I Potentially Guys
I played a heap of snow in a school play. I was under a sheet, and crawled out when spring came. I often say I'll never reach the same artistic level again.
Level Play I
It takes a long time to make me beautiful, but it goes fast to make me ugly.
Beautiful Long Time Ugly
People don't want to read subtitles.
People Read Want
There is no overacting, only untrue acting.
Acting Untrue Only