Film & TV
Lesson time 06:51 min
Natalie shares three performances by actors who have inspired her, breaking down thow they use physical movement to reveal character in surprising ways.
Topics include: Use Real Life Accidents: A Woman Under the Influence • Try the Unexpected: Before the Devil Knows You're Dead • Find Interesting Gestures for the In-Between Moments: The Deer Hunter
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
I loved this class! It was so creative and really kept me engaged. I learned so much! Even if I'm not going to act, I have a new appreciation for what actors do. I loved how hands on it was.
This has been truly a life changing experience for me, I deeply want to thank you for this incredible initiative, you are providing university level classes by the most prestigious professionals for an accesible price that is way far away from the current american system. Thank you for sharing knowledge and wisdom to all... thank you.
it was an absolutely amazing experience! Natalie its such a pro, i love her, and everything she said made me rethink everything i thought i knew about acting, and i definitely will put into practice every lesson from this course. thank you so much Masterclass, this was worth every penny! and thank you, Natalie.
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