Brit Marling Quotes

Brit Marling Quotes: We put limitations on the way that we think about things, on ourselves, think about all the boxes we live in, male or female, you're this age, that age, this is your job, this is not your job, everything is about getting boxed in. I think we accept a lot of those boxes, that labeling, and the way that we perceive the world, but what even is perception? It all seems pretty flexible to me.
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Brit Marling Quote: When I was a kid and going to the movies I was overwhelmed by the way women were always second-class citizens in the film.
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Quotes about Brit Marling: A whole film is just about arriving at a moment where you hopefully transfer some feeling to the audience.
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Quote about Brit Marling: A lot of people think, 'I'll give acting or poetry or filmmaking a try. And if it doesn't work out I'll go get a law degree, do something else that's more practical.' For me I went the reverse way. I lived the back-up plan.
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Brit Marling Sayings: When you come out to L.A. to make movies or to do this kind of work, everybody is coming out on their own and you leave your tribe behind. Then, it's a question of, that was your tribe by blood, and now, what is the tribe that you're making by choice or by what you think is important? I think we were having that experience, so somehow the cult world seemed really compelling.
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Brit Marling Saying: It doesn't happen all the time, but in the moments where you really lose yourself and you fall into this character, it's like time travel.
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Sayings about Brit Marling: The litmus test for whether I want to take on a role or not is usually fear. If Im afraid of it, then I want to do it.
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Saying about Brit Marling: Having spent a lot of time trying to figure out screenwriting, I do feel moved and I want to try to write good roles for women of every age.
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Brit Marling Quotes: So writing became a way to get to act in things that I thought were meaningful, and hopefully write stronger roles for other women.
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Brit Marling Quote: My brain doesn't work very well, in terms of mathematics. I'm not one of those people who can just spout off numbers for things, if numbers are thrown at me.
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Quotes about Brit Marling: I wasn't actually very naturally good at economics. My brain doesn't work very well, in terms of mathematics.
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Quote about Brit Marling: I'd studied theater growing up and loved that, but didn't have many examples of artists around me.
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