Course Info

FILM 488: Directing Actors for the Camera (Formerly DC 450)

Directing students from SCA and acting students from TTS enroll in the same course and explore unique challenges and opportunities of collaboration between film directors and theater actors. Emphasis will be placed on the actor/director relationship, the relationship between the camera and performer, casting for film/TV, blocking for the camera and on-set technical considerations. Students will work toward the creation of a final, polished short film, using scripts written by screenwriting students. PREREQUISITE(S): None

Winter 2019-2020

Section: 801
Class number: 25532
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL107 at Loop Campus