QUICKQUOTE: ANG LEE

Associated Press
Ang Lee poses with his award for best directing for "Life of Pi" during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday Feb. 24, 2013, in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)
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Ang Lee poses with his award for best directing for "Life of Pi" during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre …

"I think sometimes this disadvantage can be an advantage. The fact that I come from another culture makes me special."_Ang Lee, encouraging Asian and other non-American filmmakers to take on Hollywood after he won the directing Oscar for "Life of Pi."

โ€” Hannah Dreier โ€” Twitter https://twitter.com/hannahdreier

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