During our interview, she talked about making “Two Lovers”, how she got involved, what are her thoughts on Joaquin quitting acting, and a lot more. I think I’ve always made my own choices, but at the same time there’s always some date that end up going on to please someone else. The city can be very intoxicating in that way, and that’s what’s happening to him with Michelle. VS: (laughs) I think all movie love scenes are hard, because you can’t truly be as intimate as you would be with anyone you’re truly with, and everyone’s watching you.
But I think especially for the love scene between [Sandra and Leonard], it’s in his parent’s house, and James really wanted it to be messy — not shooting on my face and then his face. Even in the end, when we’re post-coital, Sandra’s holding him instead of him holding her.