Script Analysis for Directors – Five Top Tips

Script Analysis for Directors – Five Top Tips

As a film director, we may be very technically adept, have a great visual style or be skilled at soliciting a strong performance from our actors; we should aim to be all three.  However, no matter where our key strengths lie, we need one thing first to be able to...

Why Chekhov Would Have Been A Great Film Director

(6 things screenwriters can learn from him) Jurgen Wolff’s “Screenwriting Coach” workshops start on  Monday, July 18th 2016. In the run-up to that, we’ve invited him to share some of his insights and tips. Movie-making hadn’t really taken off when Anton Chekhov died...
What A Film Director Does After They Say "CUT"

What A Film Director Does After They Say "CUT"

Patrick Tucker is one of Europe’s most experienced film directors with over 400 shows broadcast on television. At the end of a Take you shout “CUT!” – then what do you do? 1:  Did you like the take? On balance, were all the major elements in place?  (framing;...