"Now there is so much expertise and brainpower it's hard to be at the cutting edge of what's cool and not do something that's totally geeky." "I think it's important as a filmmaker, as any person working in the arts, that you've got to try new stuff and challenge yourself and take chances." "I try to live my life where I end up at a point where I have no regrets. So I try to choose the road that I have the most passion on because then you can never really blame yourself for making the wrong choices. You can always say you're following your passion." "I grew up in a family with two very strong women, my mother and my older sister, and they were big influences on my life."