And I often get the question: “Well, have you lived in Jamaica that much?” And I haven’t lived in Jamaica that much, but I’ve spent much more time in Jamaica than I did in debutante parties. And I had a huge advantage. I mean, it was very hard to get “Metropolitan” distributed. It was just nothing but rejection.
— I interviewed Whit Stillman, on the occasion of the debut of Metropolitan on Hulu. Above, he’s talking about his ten-years-in-the-works new project, Dancing Mood. Much, much more here.