In India, one has to plan according to the monsoons.
I like DVDs so much - it's such a better format than VHS.
It's hard to blame someone because they simply don't have time.
I've never wanted to do something where I'd berate the audience.
I began to feel that, in a sense, we were all prisoners of our own history.
I think a film should have a gestation period of at least two or three years.
The history of the white man in India really jumped up and bit me in the neck.
Good directing is about getting the performance to be just what's right for the movie.
When you look at our world, the truth is that we're all under the influence of politics.
I like cinema audiences. I respect them, and I talk to them just like I would anybody I know.