Musée du Louvre, Paris, 2005
Photo by Candida Höfer
Pictured are: Marilyn Monroe, Joan Crawford, Lucille Ball, Rita Hayworth, Elizabeth Taylor, Jane Russell, Veronica Lake, Clara Bow, Carole Lombard, Barbara Stanwyck, Jane Russell (again), Jean Harlow, Marlene Dietrich and Merle Oberon.
Favorite Films: Persona (1966)
You know what I thought when I saw your film that night? When I came home I saw myself in the mirror and thought: we’re alike. Don’t misunderstand me, you’re much prettier, but we are alike in a way. I think I could turn myself into you. If I made a real effort.
D.H. Lawrence, Women in Love
Gene Tierney in a promotional photo for Never Let Me Go (1953)
Swedish one sheet for 1930’s Anna Christie, starring Greta Garbo
"I will literally pay you to stop talking."
"I would happily accept as I’m in need of currency…"