Why did you start to do films?
I didn't want to just watch films, so I bought a camera and started doing my own. That simple.
How do you finance your films?
How have you met all the famous people, like Salvador Dali, Andy Warhol and Yoko Ono?
I've no particular interest in famous people. They all have come to me.
Have you got any favourite Hollywood film makers?
Yes. If you have to sit at your computer all the day, your body needs action too. I love action films.
I've seen John Wayne movies 40 times each. I watch them. I forget them immediately. I watch the again. It' so refreshing.
Do you know any Finnish film makers?
But you are so lucky, you know, you are the only ones who won Soviet Union.
What is your method?
I'm interested in happiness. I leave depression and sadness to the others. I want
to catch the fleeting moments of everyday happiness, which people don't pay attention to, because everyone seeks for drama.
Have you got any goals in your life? Dreams?
So you just go with the flow?
I've got feet on the ground. I don't go with the flow, you know, I'm not a fish.
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