- Anonymous (not verified) Thu, 12/01/2011 - 12:00am
How do successful movie directors get their actors to move and interact so naturally? By blocking the scene and giving the actors good direction concerning where they need to be.
- Anonymous (not verified) Thu, 09/01/2011 - 12:00am
The term "director" can conjure images of someone with a megaphone, barking orders, looking harried and perhaps sweating profusely - even swearing.
- Anonymous (not verified) Fri, 07/01/2011 - 12:00am
Most people aren't pros trained to appear on camera, so you need to learn successful tricks to getting your "talent" to say and do what you want - even without talent.
- Anonymous (not verified) Tue, 03/01/2011 - 12:00am
Anyone who desires to direct a Hollywood-like movie on an independent budget can do so, now that green screen technology has become easier to produce.
- Anonymous (not verified) Fri, 01/01/2010 - 12:00am
There's no problem videotaping your own children or those that you personally know, but what if you have a need to shoot children on a playground or in a classroom who are complete strangers to you, for a documentary or other long-format show?
Essential guidelines and tips to follow in order to win a video contest.
Gaining access to people or places is one of the main challenges documentary makers face when making their movies. These tips should help you find your way.
- Anonymous (not verified) Wed, 04/01/2009 - 12:00am
Lights. Camera. Action. You hope. Directing professional talent isn't easy, but they usually know their jobs. Non-actors require a different set of skills.
Learn how to apply greenscreen effects to a window, windshield or door. Examine how we planned out our video shoot to utilize a greenscreen to create an outdoor environment consistent with our storyboard.
- Anonymous (not verified) Mon, 12/01/2008 - 12:00am
Directing children for your video can try your patience, as they are easily distracted, need plenty of visual instruction and communicate differently from adults.