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Casting workshop with Nathalie Cheron
"Of course the title is meant as a joke. Not all casting directors are hostile! But a castingsituation is a difficult exercise, as those who have tried it will know." - Natalie Cheron
This workshop gives you a unique opportunity to work with one of France’s leading casting directors. The workshop will be active and will provide you with an insight into the French and international market as well as giving you the possibility to work with scenes and improve your acting abilities.
Nathalie will also be present at the seminar READY FOR YOUR CLOSE-UP on January 11 where she will take part in a Q&A session together with Debbie McWilliams (UK) - the legendary casting director currently casting her 13th James Bond movie, Beatrice Kruger (IT) - Caster of Italian and international films since 1992 including The Tourist and Woody Allen's To Rome With Love and Anja Philip (DK), whose latest work on films and TV shows include A Fortunate Man (Lykke-Per), Greyzone and The Guilty (Den skyldige).
Working language: English.
During the workshop you can expect to:
- Learn about working internationally
- Learn how to prepare for a French and international casting
- Working on scenes previously assigned to each student
- Working on self-taping for the French and international market
- A career assessment
All scene work will be taped and you will be sent a copy as soon as the course is finished.
The workshop takes place in Nykøbing Sj. The price includes your own bedroom (shared bathrooms) and all meals. Click here for more info.
Nathalie Cheron is a truly talented casting director based in Paris. She has cast nearly 100 feature films, both French and European, in the last fifteen years and has worked with some of Europe's most respected directors. She is Luc Besson's casting director of choice and has just finished casting VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS.
She has worked on many of the major international films shot in France such as THE BOURNE IDENTITY with Matt Damon, THE FAMILY with Robert De Niro and has worked with US directors such as Robert Altman, Norman Jewison and Danny Huston.
She has a clear vision of what an actor should and should not do and is coming to Copenhagen to share this knowledge with you!