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
Natalie Portman is brilliant in this class. Its gratifying to see how she integrates real humanity into her art.
I wanted to see this class mostly out of curiosity.. I liked to see the perspective of an actress and how she sees her job on the inside.
AMAZING !!!! I have always loved her and her movies but now I love her as a instructor .
I loved learning tools of the trade with Natalie. It was helpful to hear about how she gets into character and the ways that active empathy shape her performance.