is sort of strange – all I have are my notes.
"It’s a little bit like
, which was in my notes for many many years in many versions and I kept accumulating notes and notes and notes… and finally, I just decided to write it at once and do it.
is even more daunting. It’s a bit like
Mountains of Madness
, this movie is sort of a peak for me to reach.
"I’m really not trying to be falsely modest, but I think I need to get better as a director. I don’t think I’m ready yet, I’m being completely candid now.
"Each movie, for me, I learn something. I make a point to learn something narratively, technically. I’m going to need every single tool I can get.
"All I want to say is that this story has never been told the way I’m telling it.
"The novel is so complex and the ideal way of doing
would be as a four, five part gigantic miniseries. It really is almost impossible to compress and I think from a literary point of view, from a storytelling point of view, the movie I’m planning to do is a very daring and perhaps a little crazy track.”