At A Glance
- Welcome to Raindance Lockdown Sessions
- Enjoy professional film education wherever you are
- An hour of short sharp advice from a leading professional
- Ask questions and get instant response
What you’ll learn:
- The principles of comedy: why are things funnier in threes? Really, why? I mean, why?
- The relationship between comedy and logic (spoiler alert: they are bitter enemies)
- The calculations involved in timing: comedy cues and why withholding them is sometimes the best way to get a laugh.
- Why your body is hilarious
- The evil of punchlines, and how the mechanics of jokes -tension and resolution, pattern disruption, misdirection and surprise- provide a template for all humour.