"I hope the exit is joyful and I hope never return."
"The story’s about a man who turns up somewhere in the desert out of nowhere and returns to civilization. Prior to filming, we drove the length of the entire U.S.–Mexican border—more than 1,500 miles."
Wim Wenders reflecting on the photography from his time location-scouting for Paris, Texas in 1983.
Françoise Dorléac by Giancarlo Biotti
Viggo Mortensen… What else ?