The Cinema Society and Nicole Miller Screen ‘The Life Before Her Eyes’
IFC Center. April 15, 2008. By Fiona Byrne
You're looking more and more like your mother, Susan Sarandon.
“We don't look alike. We both have big boobs, that's it!”
Is it hard to watch your daughter, Eva Amurri, onscreen?
“When my siblings have gone to see movies where something's happened to me, they've run out of the theater. So far I haven't experienced any of that.”
The French are introducing a low-cal Champagne. Will that affect the party scene?
“The models will love it.”
—André Leon Talley
Where would you take the Pope on his visit?
“I'd take him to a karaoke bar and make him sing Joan Osborne's ‘[What If God Was] One of Us.’”
—Evan Rachel Wood
Were you stranded by American Airlines?
“In the Bahamas. They said, ‘We're missing a piece of our engine. Everyone's getting off.’ We were there two extra days.”
What should the Pope do while he's here?
“He should totally go to the Prada store. Or get discount Pradas at Century 21, in case times are tough.”
How's your new resort line?
“I wore the things from last year to St. Barts and I knew what I was missing and what I wanted this year. ”
Have you ever served on a jury before?
“I was kicked off a jury for my attitude. They selected me and I said, ‘Oh, shit, I don't want to be on the jury,’ and they sent me home. ”
What was your worst travel experience?
“In Jamaica we had to drive for three hours with a really stoned driver.”
A French winery is introducing a low-cal Champagne.
“Yuck. Low-calorie French Champagne? You'd think that would have come out of America.”