In this post, you will find great Characterization Quotes from famous people, such as Sabaa Tahir, Laurie Graham, Justin Cronin, Stacey Abrams, Pankaj Kapur. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.
Now, learning how to make a movie is something you can figure out in about an afternoon. The physics of it, the marks, the lights, etc. What’s hard to do is to suspend your own feelings of self consciousness. The natural actors can do that; they can become part of a characterization and learn how to maintain it.
The craft of writing is all the stuff that you can learn through school; go to workshops and read books. Learn characterization, plot and dialogue and pacing and word choice and point of view. Then there’s also the art of it which is sort of the unknown, the inspiration, the stuff that is noncerebral.
When I debut on television with ‘Meri Awaaz Hi Pehchaan Hai,’ there were a lot of things that I experienced as an actor and felt that one could get into more nuances in terms of characterization. At the end of it, I wept non-stop for 15 minutes to get out of that character. It was that kind of emotional bond.
I think ‘Two Towers‘ is a completely distinct film from ‘Fellowship of the Ring‘ or ‘Return of the King.’ I think that you can watch them as a group and watch how the story evolves, but I think each one was made in its own entirety, and each one has its own palate of sound and music and color and characterization.