” You have to examine a scene on the page first. Then you get into the basics of acting: Who are you? Who are you talking to? How do you feel about that person? “


” Everything has to be well thought out – what do you really need, when can you do with less coverage. “


” Even when you have a big budget, you can’t just shoot everything. “


” As far as pacing the shoot is concerned, I know when I’ve got it. I don’t think there’s any reason to take ten takes unless you need them. “


” I use something that is a real staple in the directing world. It’s called a dance floor. You lay it down so that it’s so smooth you can roll around, and you can put furniture on top of it. It’s seamless and you don’t see it. “


” That’s the only way I can control my movie. If you shoot everything, then everything is liable to end up in the movie. If you have a vision, you don’t have to cover every scene. “



All 6 Debbie Allen Quotes about You in picture


You have to examine a scene on the page first. Then you get into the basics of acting: Who are you? Who are you talking to? How do you feel about that person?
Everything has to be well thought out - what do you really need, when can you do with less coverage.
Even when you have a big budget, you can
As far as pacing the shoot is concerned, I know when I
I use something that is a real staple in the directing world. It
That

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