The Craft of Directing Actors

2 days Full-time

Main Campus In person 10:00am - 5.30pm

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The Craft of Directing Actors

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Two-day intensive training to equip you how to work, collaborate and communicate effectively with actors.

The Craft of Directing Actors is an intensive two-day training course designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to work effectively with actors in film directing.

Over the course of two days, you will learn how to communicate with actors, build trust, create compelling characters, and guide performances to achieve your artistic vision. Through a combination of lecture, demonstrations, and hands-on exercises, you will gain practical experience in directing actors and receive feedback from experienced professionals.

Tutored by Joseph A. Adesunloye an award winning British-Nigerian screenwriter & director with three feature films under his belt. A nominee for the BFI IWC Schaffhausen Award in 2016, he was also longlisted for a BIFA in 2017. Joseph guest lectures at the University of the Arts London and for the NYU Tisch School of the Arts at the NFTS. Joseph currently has several TV projects in development. He is a member of BAFTA and Directors UK and has been a trustee at the Film and TV Charity since 2019.