Taika Waititi takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview, answering the Internet’s most searched questions about himself. How many languages does Taika Waititi speak? How did he get to director Thor? How did he become a director? What was his first movie? Is he a nice guy? Taika answers all these questions and much, much more!
To a question, “How did Taika Waititi become a director?” he answered, “I didn’t start till I was quite late. There’s all these other directors who started when they’re like eight years old, and they’re like, ‘Oh, I wanna be a filmmaker. I was like 30. Before that, I was a painter, I used to paint pictures. Film was something I hadn’t tried, so I wrote a short film, I was like, I’ll give this a go, and that short film got nominated for Oscar. But, Who cares? Didn’t win.”
About the short Film: Taika Waititi was Oscar nominated for Best Live Action Short Film with his 2004 short “Two Cars, One Night.” The film centers around two young boys and the woman they meet in the parking lot of a New Zealand pub.
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