Arts & Entertainment
Lesson time 10:44 min
How can you inspire the best performance from your actor? Spike teaches his techniques for directing your actors with sensitivity and respect, including how to communicate and establish trust.
Spike Lee didn’t just direct his award-winning 1986 feature debut, She’s Gotta Have It. He was also the writer, star, truck driver, location scout, electrician, and caterer, because that’s what it took to get his film made. In his first-ever online directing class, the visionary behind Do the Right Thing, Malcolm X, and 25th Hour lets you in on his uncompromising approach to filmmaking. Learn about writing, self-producing, working with actors, and making movies that break barriers.
Spike spoke a lot of truth. He was straightforward, frank, and honest. One thing I took away was to enlist help from your community.
Listening to Spike Lee, teach the art of film making was is truly a gift to cherish.
Process and Perspective and a little inspiration.
As a scrappy filmmaker, I found his tips on commanding your team incredibly useful, and his drive to promote diversity behind the camera inspirational