Do you focus on commercials, television, documentaries, or feature films? Well, who says you have to pick just one lane and stick to it?

In today’s episode, No Film School’s GG Hawkins and director Natalia Leite discuss:

  • Natalia’s path to writing and directing
  • Why she is so grateful she started her career in documentaries
  • Creating an environment where people feel comfortable breaking a script
  • Being belittled on set of her first feature film and standing up for herself
  • Why she doesn’t like to physically rehearse the script
  • What it was like to prepare actors for sexual assault scenes in her second feature
  • How vulnerable it is to be an actor
  • The benefits of approaching different formats as a director
  • How she likes to shot list the edit
  • Allowing yourself the learning curve in your film career

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This episode of The No Film School Podcast was produced by GG Hawkins.