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Keira Knightley has no plans to direct

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

is hugely supportive of female filmmakers in Hollywood but says she has no plans to go behind the camera.

The 33-year-old believes women directors can do a better job with bringing the female point of view on screen.

"No (I don't plan to direct). But there's a lot of talented female directors. I think that they need to be supported. I think that female point of view is very important.

"I think we need more (directors of photography), more producers, and we need more writers, so I think we really need to push for representation," told the

The will next be seen in "Colette". She is stars in the as renowned French Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, who was nominated for a Nobel Prize for literature in 1948, and is famed for writing "Gigi", a novel about a young Parisian girl being groomed for a career as a courtesan.

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First Published: Sun, September 16 2018. 15:15 IST