Agnes Varda Quote
“A human being is a being who is constantly 'under construction,' but also, in a parallel fashion, always in a state of constant destruction.”
Interview published in March 2006 by Political Affairs
Earliest reference found in: "Young Children, Volume 53" (1964), p. 375. Probably apocryphal.
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsAgnes Varda
Born: May 30, 1928 (age 87)
Occupation: Director, screenwriter, editor, actor, producer, photographer
Bio: Agnès Varda is a French film director and professor at the European Graduate School. Her movies, photographs, and art installations focus on documentary realism, feminist issues, and social commentary with a distinct experimental style.
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