Quotes by: Kathryn Bigelow
What's most galvanizing for me is the opportunity to be topical and relevant and entertaining. That's the holy grail.
I began to exercise a lot of cinematic muscle with the precepts I had learned in the New York art world. Film was intriguing. I began to think of art as elitist; film was not.
Whereas painting is a more rarefied art form, with a limited audience, I recognized film as this extraordinary social tool that could reach tremendous numbers of people.