David Mitchell on film adaptation (2013) of Cloud Atlas (2004)

Though I'm still refraining from watching Cloud Atlas (2013), it is a pleasure to see the exuberance for character and narrative and writing that always comes across in printed Mitchell interviews so present in these filmed clips. What an awesome novelist...

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DwaTdWUCUd4]

EDIT: Here's another (adorable) interview. "What else are you gonna call yourself?"

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kdKk29Sv4Uk]

From Hollinghurst's Folding Star (1994)

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