"I've always loved 3D. In fact, as a kid, I was exposed to 3D at an early age because my grandfather was a specialist of 3D in cinematheques. And then my cousin put it in 'Science of Sleep' with toilet paper tube cities. But he was a specialist and I always wanted to do something in 3D."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Michel Gondry on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Michel Gondry on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Michel Gondry on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Michel Gondry on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Michel Gondry on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The beauty of doing film is that you construct whatever you do block by block and you can build something that will stay."
"At school I was very shy. I wasn't funny really."
"I think my imagination dictates the technologies I use. But at the same time, my imagination can be technologic. Sometimes I see a tool and I know immediately how to use it, but most of the time I use the tool for an idea I already have."
"I shoot people in a way that makes the audience feel equal to them. And it's hard to express and it's hard to execute but I think it works on every level - the choice of the material the choice of the actor, my relationship with the actor, and so on."
"I had a lot of encouragement and tolerance from my parents, but I also have many friends who didn't get that from their parents and in a way they have more strength from spending years where nobody believed in them."