"It was very close to my own story. [...] My mother and brother saw the film and they connected with the story; it's always strange to show such a personal story to family members. But even though Emporte-moi was very autobiographical, it was also inspired by my Jean-Luc Godard fascination."
-- Léa Pool
Hays, Matthew. "Léa Pool: Darkness into Light." Interview with Léa Pool. In The View from Here: Conversations with Gay and Lesbian Filmmakers. Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, 2007. (p. 228)