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How to Direct a Comedy: 8 Tips for Getting the Most out of Your Comedy Script

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Sep 29, 2021 • 6 min read

Directing comedies can seem like a lighthearted pursuit, but in order to direct comedy, you have to have extensive knowledge of the genre. Whether you are directing an indie comedy or a big-budget franchise film, understanding the fundamentals of directing comedy will help prepare you for success.