Beeban Kidron — English Director born on May 02, 1961,

Beeban Tania Kidron, Baroness Kidron, OBE is an English film director. She has directed an adaptation of Jeanette Winterson's autobiographical novel Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit and Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason. Baroness Kidron is the joint founder of the education charity FILMCLUB, which helps schools with after-school clubs in the United Kingdom... (wikipedia)

Whether in cave paintings or the latest uses of the Internet, human beings have always told their histories and truths through parable and fable. We are inveterate storytellers.
I love being in real life, and in particular, I like being with young people.
I think it is a great gift to make people laugh, and it shouldn't be underestimated.
Making a big commercial movie is hard when you think about how many of them flop.
During my 'difficult teens,' I read about worlds that were mysterious.