“Whatever it is, I have to really love it – that’s what’s important to me.
“I wouldn’t have done ‘The Lion King’ if I didn’t believe it has something solid to say to people.”
Director Julie Taymor added, “When you approach it that way, you come at it with all your soul and intelligence.”
In our interview about her film “Titus” she noted she had directed the play off-Broadway previously, and commented, “I was very passionate about the power of the play, and thought it would make a brilliant screenplay.”
Continued in The Creative Mind post: Passion Fuels Creative Expression.