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I Am Love
Interview by: Izumi Hasegawa
Jun 14, 2010
Tilda Swinton - I Am Love
Four Seasons Hotel, Beverly Hills

Q1: How many languages do you speak?
TS: I don't really feel like I speak any at the moment. I don't know. It depends who's driving the taxi. A few. Not very many. But, as a European, you get used to speaking languages.

Q2: Did you start speaking languages other than English early on?
TS: The first language that I started to mess with some was German which I never learned. I probably feel most confident speaking German. I apparently speak German like a child. I have a 3-year-old's vocabulary. French I still have an inhibition about because I learnt it at school and in Anglophone countries we tend to be taught languages as an exercise for English.

Q3: Doing a film in a language that's not your first language, do you think in English or do you think in Italian?
TS: I don't speak Italian well enough to speak fluently, so no. But you know the strange thing about the language question is that I'm very often speaking ...

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