So, as an actor, you have to just go and be courageous. Then when [the cameras] turned to me, it was chaos.
There was always such a clear purpose with [the role]. I remember the scene when I decide to give the last shot to the English patient. He was spitting it out after each take, and Alfred Molina didn't like chocolate that much, either.
Binoche has a reputation for being aloof in interviews.
She has never been one to splurge her personal life.
She throws back her head and gives a wonderful, snorty laugh - quite at odds with her serious arthouse persona.
She's in London for the release of her new film, A Few Days in September, directed by her new romantic partner, Argentinian Santiago Amigorena.