Monthly Archives October 2015

How To Be The Smartest Actor In Any Room

Recently, I was speaking to a group of actors about a movie I’ll be directing next summer, and they asked about my casting process. I told them all directors are looking for the same thing in any actor. Does the actor speak our cinematic language? Actors would do well to remember that directors want to direct movies for one reason and one reason only. They love movies. They grew up devouring a steady diet of movies, and they want to make movies that are inspired by the movies and directors who came before them. Those directors were also inspired by
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