Beatrice Dalle Quotes


Author Profession: Actress

Nationality: French

Born: December 19, 1964

But I’ve always attracted attention, it’s true, ever since I was very young.

Beatrice Dalle

Attention, Young, True,

I do not consider myself beautiful.

Beatrice Dalle

Beautiful, Myself, Cool,

There was a strange atmosphere on the set because we were filming in this large house, which was used for troubled children. You’d go in and find walls had been burnt down. The building was charged with this history and it stayed with us throughout the filming.

Beatrice Dalle

History, You, Children, Go,

I didn’t so much choose the film as director Claire Denis chose me.

Beatrice Dalle

Me, Choose, Director, Film,

I’ve never read a screenplay in advance. You trust the artist.

Beatrice Dalle

You, Trust, Never, Artist,

There are no rebels in the cinema business.

Beatrice Dalle

Business, Cinema, Rebels,

I don’t act in the way other actresses act, in terms of building or creating a character. I don’t transform myself into the role, I invest myself in the role.

Beatrice Dalle

Character, Creating, Roles

I knew her work very well and I knew that if she offered me a role in her movie, it wouldn’t be something stupid. So I agreed to do the film before I read the script.

Beatrice Dalle

Stupid, Roles, Scripts

I didn’t see my character, Core, as a cannibal but as somebody who is extremely passionate and who doesn’t have any conscience. She takes her passion to its complete extreme.

Beatrice Dalle

Passion, Character, Cannibal