Peter Jackson doesn’t look small sitting next to Quentin Tarantino (who’s big but not huge) and Kathryn Bigelow — he looks like a Hobbitt. He looks so small it almost seems like a visual effect. And yet he doesn’t seem that runty in the shots in which he’s framed alongside James Cameron and Jason Reitman. (Lee Daniels is at Reitman’s left.)

Here’s part two and part three of this hot-shot director discussion produced by the Hollywood Reporter.