Anton Corbijn talks Robert Pattinson in an interview with Film4

Anton Corbijn talks about Robert Pattinson with Film4

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Did you ever imagine Robert Pattinson as James Dean at all?

Robert’s so nice, and not what you’d expect, so yes, but at the same time, I see a lot of the characteristics of Dennis Stock in Robert. The insecurity, the wanting to prove he’s an actor, much as Dennis wanted to prove he was a photographer. I like these kind of parallel things. I can imagine him wanting to know a lot about the technical details of photography at that time. Yes, Rob got a camera, months ahead of the film, because I wanted him to become familiar with having that with him and taking a picture every now and again and searching for something.

Read the rest of the interview here


Posted September 23, 2015 by fastieslowie in LIFE, Robert Pattinson

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