“Steve McQueen: It was a very odd thing having these conversations about a love interest that was a black woman with Brandon. It was interesting, that. It was fascinating. What fascinates me is you have lots of American white filmmakers who would never, ever cast a black person ever in their movies, and they’ve made quite a few movies! And it’s like - how can you avoid that? How can you make movies in this country and consistently make movies and not cast black characters in the main leads?
Elvis Mitchell: I’ve waited 15 years for somebody to say that, and now we’re out of time. My guest is Steve McQueen -
Steve McQueen: Am I in trouble?”
- Steve McQueen on The Treatment with Elvis Mitchell
The best thing to come out of an otherwise deeply, deeply flawed movie?