Zoe R. Cassavetes

Writer and director whose debut film "Broken English," unspools Friday.

Last book I bought:
“The Easter Parade” by Richard Yates

Book I’m reading:
“The Year of Magical Thinking” by Joan Didion — again

Total number of books I own:
Countless

Three books that mean a lot to me:
“The Sheltering Sky” by Paul Bowles
“Play It As It Lays” by Joan Didion
“The Sun Also Rises” by Ernest Hemingway

Last film I saw:
“Don’t Worry, I’m Fine,” directed by Philippe Lioret

Three films that mean a lot to me:
“The Thin Man,” directed by W.S. Van Dyke
“The Main Thing Is to Love,” directed by Andrzej Zulawski
“Cleo from 5 to 7,” directed by Agnes Varda

Last CD I bought:
“Marie Antoinette” soundtrack

Song currently playing:
“Harrowdown Hill,” Thom Yorke

Songs that mean a lot to me:
“Wild Is the Wind,” Nina Simone
“Perfect Day,” Lou Reed
“Clair de Lune” by Claude Debussy

Favorite drink:
English breakfast tea with skim milk

Favorite charity:
Habitat for Humanity

Favorite vacation:
Greek Islands

Favorite vice:
Sleeping

Five people who I’d like to see answer this survey:
Martin Scorsese, Truman Capote, Jeanne Moreau, Barak Obama, Sebastien Chenut — my fiance

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