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(In response to negative reviews on The Center of the World
(2001)): "I'm upset and depressed but feisty...it's almost like sex is something that nobody wants to deal with in an explicit way. I haven't seen anything other than Philip Kaufman who's out there exploring new territory. Nobody is doing it. At the same time pornography is going wild. Yet serious movies are not dealing with it."
When polled by the AFI as to his favorite all-time film, Wang chose "The Kid" with Charlie Chaplin.