All posts tagged "Philip Seymour Hoffman"
Pitch Perfect: Seven Lessons on Getting Your Actor to Nail That Tricky Accent, From Dialect Coach Erik SingerJune 19, 2017
Having come from an acting background himself, dialect coach Erik Singer understands the integral role accent...
Reels On Wheels: Watch How Spike Lee’s Dolly Shots Glide Characters Through Their Frenzied Environments (Video)March 20, 2017
The dolly shot: It’s an eye-popping technique. The characters it frames seem to float through the...
Criterion Crash Course
Criterion Crash Course: Moviemaking Lessons From Criterion’s Punch-Drunk LoveNovember 22, 2016
Whether you’re a moviemaker, critic or devoted film collector, lovers of cinema can all agree: A...
Quick Change Artist: Costume is the Key to Accessing and Discarding Character, Says the Star of Hunky DoryNovember 1, 2016
“Clothes make the man.” — Mark Twain When director Michael Curtis Johnson and I decided to...