"I don’t make films for white people. I just don’t. It’s like saying that you know I don’t need anyone else to verify my existence. I make films or I make art because I’m alive and I am an artist."
— Steve McQueen (x), in response to an interviewer citing a writer saying his film was pandered to liberal white filmgoers to assuage and alleviate their guilt. (via theblacksophisticate)
(Source: filmantidote, via teandserendipity)