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[on style] I remember, I was at Cal Arts and I wasn't a good life-drawer; I struggled with that realistic style of drawing. And one day I was sitting in Farmer's Market sketching, and it was this weird, mind-blowing experience. I said, 'Goddamit, I don't care if I can't draw, I'm just gonna draw how I feel about it.' All of a sudden I had my own personal breakthrough, and then I could draw, and ...
Was at one point going to direct the movie After Hours
(1985), but then he graciously walked off the project after he was told by the producers that Martin Scorsese
wanted to direct the film instead.
Many of his films feature townspeople who misunderstand and/or distrust the lead character