Course provides direction for directors

Ana de Lara course on directing

Learn what it takes to direct actors during a two-day intensive workshop led by award-winning film director and actor Ana de Lara. Actors will be invited to take part in exercises such as mock auditions and scene work. Other coursework includes cast assembly, rehearsals, script analysis, needs of actors, and working with actors of all ages and abilities.

The session happens Saturday and Sunday (Aug 6 and 7), 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at CineVic Society of Independent Filmmakers, 1931 Lee Ave. Cost is $75 for members, $90 for non-members, plus tax.