12 January, 2011

A Wee Bit of Film Theory

A strong casting director who shares the director’s vision of the film is essential – sometimes you watch a film and can’t quite articulate why you don’t like it. A film can look beautiful, it can sound great, but if you’re watching two planks of wood bang their heads together it’s going to be crap.

--Des Hamilton on being a casting director.

(Via Vice.)