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ABOUT THIS MODULE

The key to achieving excellent performances is good communication between the actors and the director. Like other industries, directing has its own language that allows a director to succinctly express his vision in a way the actors can embrace.
 
In this module, you will learn from Hollywood actors and directors on how to approach and work effectively with actors on set, how to deal with problematic actors, and how to communicate in the actor’s language.
 
Great performances are made from great collaborations - get everything you can out of your cast for the best movie possible.
 

IN THIS MODULE

  • 30:07 video that takes you inside the director/actor relationship
  • Complete companion guide

LEARN

  • How to establish trust and communication with your actors
  • How to know what you want
  • The language of acting
  • What to do when you're not getting the performance you want on set
  • The actor/director relationship
  • The types of directors

 

Very detailed. Excellent for homework assignments to let students watch at home.
 
   -  Daniel Levin,
       University of Houston
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