Kirsten Dunst: the feminin gender is undervalued – Harpers’s Bazaar UK has tapped American actress Kirsten Dunst for the cover of the May 2014 issue. Kirsten is photographed in sunny images by David Slijper. In the interview she opens up about the importants of fashion to her and her ambitions for the future.
Do you have the ambition to be a director one day?: “I would love it. I love getting immersed in things and being busy all the time. It’s just that I’m not going to write my own script. I don’t think I can, I honestly don’t. It would be easier to find a book to adapt. But, I’m not interested in directing right now. Maybe in three years. Who knows? Maybe I’ll have children then. I probably will – one day – want to try it.”
Is fashion becoming less important to you as you get older?: “I cared more about outfits when I was younger… the older I get, the lazier I get.”
Are women underestimated?: “I feel like the feminine has been a little undervalued. We all have to get our own jobs and make our own money, but staying at home, nurturing, being the mother, cooking – it’s a valuable thing my mum created. And sometimes, you need your knight in shining armour. I’m sorry. You need a man to be a man and a woman to be a woman. That’s why relationships work…”