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My life and career is my own adventure.
 

Paradise is too perfect for humanity.
 

So I haven't thought about the critics for a long time.
 

The Opera was a very cold film, a hopeless and dark film, no hope, no love.
 

The psychiatrists examine you and ask you about your life and work, and then they decide whether your film can be shown or not. It's a horrible experience.
 

Then I realized my early work did have something special that audiences adored apart from what I humbly thought about them. They occupy a distinguished niche in Italian film history and probably always will.
 

There's nothing gratuitous about my films.
 

To try and raise a budget for a film that is strictly for adults and both strong and graphic in content is not easy, especially when there is pressure to spend serious money on good special effects.
 

When I see a film I've finished, it's like another person made it. Like another mind.
 

When I was a teenager, I read a lot of Poe.
 

When I was five. That's when I started to love film.
 

Young girls of 13 or 12 are great actors.
 


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