Charlie Kaufman – I’m interested in trying to…

I’m interested in trying to explore what I think is the truth at a given…


“I’m interested in trying to explore what I think is the truth at a given time in my life, and part of the process of being honest is – in my mind – talking about the idea that you’re watching a movie. You’re sitting here watching a movie. And I like that. It appeals to me intellectually, and also in a way I can’t even explain.”
-Charlie Kaufman

Charlie Kaufman – If you create something that…

If you create something that is asking for people to respond as they’re going to…


“If you create something that is asking for people to respond as they’re going to respond, you have to allow them to respond as they’re going to respond. Some of the people are going to be uninterested and some people are going to be mad for some reason, which is their business. That’s just the way the world is.”
-Charlie Kaufman

Charlie Kaufman – I think you just assume…

I think you just assume that your memory is just sort of a video playback…


“I think you just assume that your memory is just sort of a video playback of your experience, but it’s nothing like that at all. It’s a complete refabrication of an event and a lot of it is made up, because you’re filling in spaces.”
-Charlie Kaufman