"My dad was a labourer and my mum had exactly the same job as Noel Gallagher's mum - she was a dinner lady at our local school. Everyone comes over from Ireland and they get the same jobs."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Danny Boyle on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Danny Boyle on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Danny Boyle on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Danny Boyle on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Danny Boyle on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I've sort of escaped my background, as people often do, through art and culture."
"Some of us are interested in directors, but really the vast majority of us are interested in actors. You experience the films through the actors, so they're all locked into your imagination in some kind of layer of fantasy or hatred or wherever they settle into your imagination."
"I don't want people to sit there and objectively watch the film. I want them to experience it as something that's under their skin, so you try to make the films really tactile."
"You experience the films through the actors, so they're all locked into your imagination in some kind of layer of fantasy or hatred or wherever they settle into your imagination."
"The extraordinary thing about India is that it's such a family place. It's full of families everywhere."
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