|'They took a chance on a first-timer. They really had to trust that I knew what the hell I was doing. And I didn’t, you know? I had a certain amount of conviction about what our intentions were, but it’s much harder to play some of those games when you’re the new guy. The experience of being a first-time filmmaker is an experience of being on set where literally everyone has more experience than you. The gaffer has made 30 movies, the producers, everyone on set has made movies before. You’re the only one who is making their first.'