Directing Actors

Prerequisite: Motion Picture Fundamentals. 42 classroom hours.

FLM 335 A : Tues

This course explores the communication between directors and actors and how a director’s vision translates into playable action on the screen.  Class sessions will provide examples and practical experience in successful director/actor collaboration.  Students will learn how to judge a good performance and will practice directing techniques that lead to better performances by actors.  It is a laboratory class and students will direct each other.  The format combines hands-on exercises, taping, screening and lecture.  Grading is based on exercises, homework, taped scenes and participation.

Class begins January 10, 2017
Tuition: $615 (discounted to $575 if registered and payed in full ON-LINE by Sunday Jan. 1, 2017.)