Sofia Coppola on enhancing creativity

About one of the topics of her movie “Marie Antoinette,” director Sofia Coppola once commented, “You’re considered superficial and silly if you are interested in fashion, but I think you can be substantial and still be interested in frivolity.”

One way many talented people can be self-critical is to judge their wide-ranging serial interests as superficial or insubstantial.

Some interests can be trivial or frivolous, of course, but many can fuel creativity.

[By the way, Milena Canonero won an Academy Award in 2007 for Best Achievement in Costume Design on “Marie Antoinette.”]

Continued: Sofia Coppola on being a “dilettante” and enhancing creativity

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Article publié pour la première fois le 25/11/2010