• If there's anything I know about directing, it's how to make actors comfortable. It's where I started and it's what I know, and it's what I love. I like when the actors are really partners and I want them to be excited and I want them to surprise me. I don't want them to be puzzle pieces.

    "'Rabbit Hole' director inspired by personal tragedies". Interview with Cassie Carpenter, December 20, 2010.