December 29, 2015 at 9:33AM
How to Direct an Actor by USC School of Cinematic Arts - Nina Foch
Have you been confused and frustrated when directing actors? I think every director and actor has been frustrated with each other at one or more points in there career but don’t worry Nina Foch is here to help. I’ll get to who she is in a moment.
For a filmmaker, directing actors can be a daunting task. Actors seem to have a language of their own which us directors have a very hard time understanding. For those masters like Steven Spielberg, Quentin Tarantino, and Martin Scorsese, directing actors is second nature.
They are able to understand the language of the actor. They are able to make a scene come alive. No matter how well a scene is written, if the direct can not communicate with his or her actors then all is lost.
What to do? Enter Nina Foch, the legendary film teacher from the gold standard of film schools, USC School of Cinematic Arts.
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