The Science and Art of Acting for the Camera : A Practical Approach to Film, Television, and Commercial Acting Paperback
The Science and Art of Acting for the Camera provides a precise yet practical approach to help unlock the mysteries of acting for film and television.
Written by veteran actor, producer, and director John Howard Swain, the book offers a clear-cut, no-nonsense technique that equips aspiring or working actors with the necessary skills to succeed on camera.
The technique teaches you how to build multi-dimensional characters; construct truthful and exciting relationships; ignite stimulating emotions; craft a series of discoveries guaranteed to energize your work; and much, much more.
The book also provides instruction for actors working in commercials-from slating, to the dreaded "tell us about yourself" interview, to nailing "the tag" and embracing the cliche-and supplies sample commercial copy for students to practice.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 227 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/08/2017
- Category: Acting techniques
- ISBN: 9781138233676