Did You Know?
"Grad school is more interesting for the peers that you meet than the teachers that you meet." (on going to grad school)
Nicknamed "Totoro" after the Hayao Miyazaki character by his students in Japan. The reason for this is because the character only appears to children with a pure heart and his students felt that he did as well.
Always stresses the importance of the use of space in film when giving talks.