Lynda.com is now LinkedIn Learning!

To access Lynda.com courses again, please join LinkedIn Learning

All the same Lynda.com content you know and love

Plus, personalized course recommendations tailored just for you

All the same access to your Lynda learning history and certifications

Try LinkedIn Learning for free
Questions? Visit our help center.
Skip navigation

What makes a good director?

What makes a good director?: Creating a Short Film: 04 Working with Actors
What makes a good director?: Creating a Short Film: 04 Working with Actors

Film directors can direct actors using many different styles. But there are some standards that tend to make some directors more successful at fostering relationships with actors and pulling great performances out of them. Some directors are more aggressive with actors, while some are more soft. Regardless of directing style, it's important to support your cast.

Resume Transcript Auto-Scroll
Skill Level Intermediate
1h 49m
Duration
83,795
Views
Show More Show Less
Skills covered in this course
Filmmaking Video Video Pre-Production

Continue Assessment

You started this assessment previously and didn't complete it. You can pick up where you left off, or start over.

Start My Free Month

Start your free month on LinkedIn Learning, which now features 100% of Lynda.com courses. Develop in-demand skills with access to thousands of expert-led courses on business, tech and creative topics.

Start My Free Month

You are now leaving Lynda.com and will be automatically redirected to LinkedIn Learning to access your learning content.