Playing to the Camera

Playing to the Camera : Film Actors Discuss Their Craft

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In this lively anthology, leading film actors from the silent era to the present-Charlie Chaplin, Greta Garbo, Marcello Mastroianni, Henry Fonda, Meryl Streep, and many others-describe the art and technique of acting for film. Illustrated with over fifty movie stills, the book provides a fascinating mix of shoptalk, anecdotal history, personal reminiscence, philosophy, and practical acting advice from a stellar cast of favorite screen performers.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 388 pages
  • 147.8 x 226.3 x 20.6mm | 552.39g
  • Yale University Press
  • New Haven, United States
  • English
  • Revised ed.
  • 0300070519
  • 9780300070514

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