"My dad used to draw these great cartoon figures. His dream was being a cartoonist, but he never achieved it, and it kind of broke my heart. I think part of my interest in art had to do with his yearning for something he could never have."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Kathryn Bigelow on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Kathryn Bigelow on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Kathryn Bigelow 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."Kathryn Bigelow on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Kathryn Bigelow on Friedrich Nietzsche
"If there's specific resistance to women making movies, I just choose to ignore that as an obstacle for two reasons: I can't change my gender, and I refuse to stop making movies."
"Our film examines the heroism, courage and prowess of the Soviet submarine force in ways never seen before."
"When he brought it to me four years ago, Rodney King had just arrived, I was involved in the clean-up of L.A. and I guess it was part of my experience."
"The Communist regime didn't consider this to be a shining moment in history and assigned no heroism to it. They classified it as merely an accident."
"On the other hand, I believe there's hope, because the breakdown and the repair are happening simultaneously."