"And, go!" That's what my good friend used to yell at his actors right before a take. He later learned that it probably wasn't the best choice of words, not the worst, but certainly not what the actors always wanted to hear. And after meeting and working with a wide variety of thespians, I'm convinced most of them at least deserve a softly served "action."
As the director you have many creative decisions to make, but the ultimate goal should be to get the best possible Read more [...]