FILM 7121G Directing the Actor

60 hours; 3 credits

Students direct character-driven scenes using a variety of approaches and examine different directorial techniques to learn how to translate character psychology into behavior. They will work with actors on character development and scene development through a series of improvisations and other exercises. Each student will be responsible for developing and directing an individual scene.

Prerequisite: Matriculation for the M.F.A. in Cinema Arts, or permission of the program director.


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