One of the most overlooked aspects in making your film is staging the scenes. And in staging, the best kept secret is how to inject energy, tension, power and magic into each and every scene, moment to moment.
Mark Travis will demonstrate the crucial macro and micro elements of staging that you’ve never thought of before and didn’t know were needed, but are paramount to keeping your audience on the edge of their seats.
Learn the dynamics and counter-intuitive possibilities of micro and macro staging that will give any scene the edge it needs.
Learn how to layer in subtext by including subtle stage directions.
Learn how to self-stage your character’s internal obstacles to create the emotional charge a scene requires.
Scene breakdown in preparation for staging
The three aspects of staging:
Character to Character
Character to Environment
Character to Self
Seeking comfort and avoiding conflict
The power of a prop
Power shifts between characters
Entrances and exits
Take advantage of this rare opportunity to learn the secrets of Mark Travis’ practical film magic.
Registered participants will receive the link to the recording.