Film & TV
Lesson time 11:00 min
Unlike many of the directors she’s worked with, Terrence Malick doesn’t follow the traditional rules of filmmaking. Natalie shares what she learned from this acclaimed director’s unconventional approach.
Topics include: Don't Dictate to the Audience • Exploring Improvisation in Knight of Cups • Create Emotion Through Gesture • Find Emotional Breath in Voice-Over Work • Keep Going, Even When Your Scene Ends
Natalie Portman began acting professionally at 12 and won an Oscar before she turned 30. As a self-taught actor, she uses personal techniques to create compelling, complex characters. In her first-ever acting class, Natalie shows how empathy is at the core of every great performance, how to bring real-life details into every role, and how to build your own creative process. Get ready for your breakout performance.
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Oscar-winning actor Natalie Portman shares the techniques at the heart of her acting process—and teaches you how to tackle your next role.Explore the Class
Natalie Portman is brilliant in this class. Its gratifying to see how she integrates real humanity into her art.
I really appreciated Natalie's insight and perspective on how to be an empathetic actor.
Excellent course, loved it. Thank You very much.
It helped me gain more insight on what it is like to act, what it is like for a woman in the film Industry and how they are treated. It also taught me new skills and how to apply them to myself not just for acting but for real life scenarios.