Monthly Archives April 2015

3 Directing Techniques Actors Can Use To Look Brilliant

Attention filmmakers: As you are no doubt aware, much of your time as filmmakers will be occupied by your working relationship with a group of artists known as actors. Rest assured, they take their jobs very seriously. This will, however, present you with a problem because their jobs, in their minds, is to be “true to the material,” and your job, primarily, is to be “true to the camera.” In other words, they will be thinking literally, while you will be thinking cinematically. Remember, your job, as a filmmaker, is to make the audience imagine the possibilities of what could
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