Go Ahead Quote Me

Mariah Carey
Rachel Morrison
Paris Jackson

Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.

SINGER MARIAH CAREY revealing she could not care less about the Grammy Awards

There's this idea that there are more female cinematographers now because cameras are lighter, which is the stupidest thing I've ever heard. Cinematography speaks to everything that women do inherently well: It's multitasking, it's empathy and it's channelling visuals into human emotion.

RACHEL MORRISON, the first woman nominated for an Oscar for cinematography

Please stop lightening my skin to make me look more white. And please stop darkening my skin to make me look more mixed. I am what I am. I'm aware of what I look like and finally happy with it.''

ACTRESS PARIS JACKSON, daughter of the late pop star Michael Jackson, speaking out about her photos being retouched

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 13, 2018, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe