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Pretending vs. being

Pretending vs. being: Creating a Short Film: 04 Working with Actors
Pretending vs. being: Creating a Short Film: 04 Working with Actors

When actors act, if they simply pretend to be a character, then they miss the deep internal processes that create a true acting performance. To create the most believable performances, actors must internalize and feel the emotions of their characters. The most organic performances come from living in the moment of the character and finding scene objectives and scene motivations.

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Skill Level Intermediate
1h 49m
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Filmmaking Video Video Pre-Production

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