Script Interpretation Strategies Guide

This electronic guide serves as a crash course in visual storytellling and illuminates all the aspects you should think about and address when interpreting a script visually. Topics covered: realism and formalism, physical setting and decor, costuming, color, staging of the action, shots, angles, cinematographic lighting, and camera movement.


A creative, quick resource for aspiring and seasoned directors, directors of photography, camera operators, production designers, costumers, set decorators, editors, and colorists.

Script Interpretation Strategies (pdf)

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