Film & TV
Lesson time 06:41 min
The rapport you establish with a director from the beginning of your collaboration can help you deliver a successful performance. Natalie teaches you how to navigate this relationship and bring your own ideas to the table.
Topics include: Understand Your Director's Vision and Process • Give Your Director Choices • Watch Yourself On Screen to Break Acting Tics
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
It was amazing to hear from such a brilliant actor. She has had such a wide spreading career that it is easy to forget her many wonderful performances
Natalie gives us a look at the foundations of acting through the lens of her unique experiences. Very solid.
For me the best learnings: on set your acting in an environment of sensitivity. make everyone feel comfortable
I didn't realise that Natalie was an incredible teacher in addition to being a talented actress and director. Thank you. I learned a lot from her. I play her lessons just before I shoot a selftape or go on set.