The Actor and the Camera

Denis Lawson Ewan McGregor


The Actor and the Camera

The Actor and the Camera

  • Title: The Actor and the Camera
  • Author: Denis Lawson Ewan McGregor
  • ISBN: 9781848423459
  • Page: 288
  • Format: Paperback



Denis is a great actor and he s always been my inspiration, since I was a child He s the only person really in the world who I discuss acting with if I feel that I m stuck I love watching him still Ewan McGregor, from the forewordDrawing on his lifetime career in front of the camera and sometimes behind it , Denis Lawson offers a wonderfully accessible introductio Denis is a great actor and he s always been my inspiration, since I was a child He s the only person really in the world who I discuss acting with if I feel that I m stuck I love watching him still Ewan McGregor, from the forewordDrawing on his lifetime career in front of the camera and sometimes behind it , Denis Lawson offers a wonderfully accessible introduction to acting for film and TV For the young actor hoping to break into the industry whether in a drama series, soap or sitcom this book is the ultimate insider s guide.The author takes us on a guided tour of the film or TV set from day one We meet the various members of the crew, from the director of photography to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd ADs, and learn what each of them does and how to get the most from them in your work as an actor Then comes the actual business of shooting the scenes, beginning with readthroughs and rehearsals if there are any , on to hitting your mark and getting your eye line right, finishing with the actor s involvement in post production.Throughout, Lawson takes the actor s point of view, offering encouragement and enlightenment, as well as being refreshingly candid about some of the inane procedures Above all, he offers a magnificent array of tips and inside knowledge for coping with what can be a daunting experience for a hopeful young actor.


Recent Comments "The Actor and the Camera"

This book should be MANDATORY reading for all new TV & feature film actors. Really. It's a fast read, written in a very informal style with complete honesty and transparency from its author - a respected and much underrated veteran of British film and television. As a writer and producer interested in the actor's journey, it was both insightful and reassuring to know that newbies have a point of reference for their early careers. This book answers all the questions that novice (and probably [...]

I found this book such a great read for dealing with a lot of the practicalities on sets.I've been recommending to one and all, as a great reference to have for all those times you don't want to ask the production team or ways to pace yourself through a day or weeks of filming.


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