The Three Act Structure What is the Three act structure, commonly attributed to Aristotle? Simply put, it means that everything must have a beginning, middle and an end. This is a tautology of sorts, since every type of art must start and end. It applies to life and death, the seasons, day and night, ad […]
13 great books by directors on the subject of film direction.
Three Great Books for Directors, on Directing, how to direct and handle yourself on a set.
If Sidney Lumet has been my guru, then, as far as film direction is concerned, these are the directors I look up to as a role models of the highest order: 1. Akira Kurosawa Akira Kurosawa holds the number one position, being the most prolific, successful, artistic and commercial of the three directors. He’s […]