Director Terry Gilliam on his profession: ‘I were given away with homicide!’

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For more than 50 years he has been conjuring up strange and fantastical worlds. From the very beginning of his work with Monty Python, he has rarely played by the rules and has shunned the Hollywood system, yet serious actors like Sean Connery, Robin Williams and Johnny Depp queue up to work with him. Terry Gilliam sits down with Eve Jackson at the Lumière film festival in Lyon to talk about the re-release of his 1995 sci-fi thriller “12 Monkeys” with Brad Pitt and Bruce Willis.