Directing Actors: Creating Memorable Performances for Film and Television
This is essential reading for anyone interested in directing or acting. Judith Weston's brilliance is to recognize that directors, actors, writers, and technicians are involved in a process that is at essence a collaboration. In order for them to have the best shot at creating something true and meaningful, they must share a language and a method of exchange that fosters creative cooperation. Weston rightly sees the director as the central figure in inspiring the energy of a production's harmony. She advises the prospective director on every aspect of a stage or film production, showing how the director can draw the best performances possible from actors. -- From Amazon.com.
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What you as a director, the person in charge, must learn how to do is to bring
creativity and a positive approach to mistakes, your own and others'. Artists tend
by nature to be dark, worried, superstitious creatures. This is not bad. It makes
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Directors, Writers, and Actors Mark Travis The director is the guide, the inspiration
, the focus that can shepherd hundreds of artists through the most chaotic, ...
The Director's —Jaurney: The Creative Collaboration Between Directors, Writers
and Actors Mark W. Travis Although the director gets most of the credit for the way
a film looks and feels, he or she is actually the center of a creative team that ...
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Anyone who is interested in working with actors should read this book; It's one of my the very best books I've read on the subject. Read full review