Film & TV
Lesson time 09:33 min
Natalie reveals what she’s learned from her collaborations with gifted directors, including Darren Aronofsky, Mike Nichols, Anthony Minghella, and Pablo Larraín.
Topics include: Darren Aronofsky: Find a Sense of Play • Mike Nichols: Discover the Range of Your Voice • Mike Nichols: Name Moments Emotionally • Anthony Minghella: Vary Your Approach • Anthony Minghella: Find Breath in Unexpected Places • Pablo Larraín: Find the Tension in Every Scene
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
Natalies approach to acting is so full of humility. She gives amazing advice, very practical, inspiring and, empowering. Thank you!
I wish I could listen to her talk about acting forever. There's so much I want to know.
BRILLIANT, Natalie has helped me believe in my gift, support my intentions, and I feel shown me that my extraordinary EMPATHY is an asset to share. Natalie generously provided so may poignant take-aways to facilitate digging deep into character using emotion. God Bless and thank you
Loved it. Wish there were more sessions on set.