Happy Birthday: David Mamet

David Mamet Born: November 30, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, USA There’s no such thing as character development; all there is is action. Working as a screenwriter, I always thought that ‘Film is a collaborative business’ only constituted half of the actual phrase. From a screenwriter’s point-of-view, the correct rendering should be ‘Film is a collaborative… Continue reading Happy Birthday: David Mamet

DIRECTING A FILM. Tips to Film Directing from some top Movie Directors

Ideas to be a great Film Director! Directing a film is the most intensely solitary and intensely collaborative experience you may ever have. On a psychological level, it’s about keeping your ego in perfect balance with your need for input, and your vision moving forward with your changing circumstances. Whether you’re running your first independent-film… Continue reading DIRECTING A FILM. Tips to Film Directing from some top Movie Directors