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David Ayer

Director

“Society has expectations, and there’s a fraternity of men who are franchised by society to use force on its behalf. Whether it’s a policeman who’s supposed to protect a neighbourhood or a soldier protecting a nation. What does that responsibility do to a man? Because there’s nothing moral in that very personal moment of being violent towards another human being. It’s only in the larger context.… Read more
“Society has expectations, and there’s a fraternity of men who are franchised by society to use force on its behalf. Whether it’s a policeman who’s supposed to protect a neighbourhood or a soldier protecting a nation. What does that responsibility do to a man? Because there’s nothing moral in that very personal moment of being violent towards another human being. It’s only in the larger context. And what are the effects of that on the soul of the individual? ” Read less