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What Does the Director Need to Do During Post-Production?

My personal, post-production list usually includes the following and in that order: 1. Give myself at least a week off and away from the project. 2. Start watching the footage and making notes. 3. Start choosing the takes I like the most. 4. If I… Read more

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What Does the Director Need to Do on the Film Set?

Once on the set director’s job is pretty straightforward. No, no I’m joking; it’s far from that. As a director on the film set you need to: 1. Make decisions and often fast, usually, your choice will have serious implications for the whole film (no… Read more

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What Does the Director Need To Do Before Going into Production?

I remember the stress and pressure I felt when I was going to direct my first film. I was still a film school student, trying to figure out what means what in the film world. I knew very little of what my job required from… Read more

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Working with Children Actors

I do have to say I was pretty nervous when I decided to work with a child actor. A lot of my scripts have children characters written in, but since it always takes such a long time to go from the script idea into production,… Read more

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What Is the Film Director’s Job on the Film Set?

People ask me this question quite often and, sometimes, even I ask myself the same question. I could go on and on about the technicalities of my job and the endless amount of skills it requires from me and how much knowledge the director needs… Read more