I also told Lindsay, which wasn't shown in the episode, that I was not immune to feeling doubt or nervousness or fear and perhaps if she shared this stuff with me I could help her do the work in spite of it. I have many years behind me of writing, directing, producing, and acting – many of which I did while feeling like crap about myself, the world, or some situation. To turn in the performance we all knew Lindsay was capable of, she needed to trust me as a director. At this point, she had no other choice.
Friday, February 6, 2009
James Gunn talks about Episode 6
James Gunn a pretty long section on Lindsay's performance in his blog. Here is an except: