Concept or Script
Anatomy of a Scene
Psychology of an Actor
Transforming Your Ideas
Shot by Shot
Production, Budget, Schedule
You will film different scenes & short ideas in class, including learning how to produce a film.
One-on-one class can be scheduled by calling 713 532 2867 or emailing. Flexible schedule.
Student and Huffington Post writer Richard Finger films his debut feature Sex, Marriage, and Infidelity at the Houston Museum of Fine Arts.
Acting, screenwriting and filmmaking students of Next Actor Studio watch excerpts from Kieslowski's Dekalog as part of their film study program.
NEXT ACTOR ALUM NEWS
CURRENTLY FILMING : 6 ROUNDS OF CHLOE
Filmmaking Instructor TRISHA RAY is currently in production of her SAG feature 6 ROUNDS OF CHLOE, starring Hollywood actress Kamala Lopez (24, I <3 Huckabees), Spanish Actress Elena Martinez (Ron Howard's PICASSO), and Next Actor Alum Alexandra Goel alongside several other actors from the studio. The film is proud to involve Next Actor Film Students in responsible roles as interns and crew. Casting is ongoing. Visit the film's imdb and social media for details.
NIFF HOUSTON FILM FESTIVAL
Filmmaking students join Acting, Editing and Screenwriting students to host and organize the 3rd Annual Next Internation Film Festival (Niff Houston) on October 25 - 28 in Houston. Several filmmakers travel from NY, LA, Dallas, Shanghai, New Haven and other places to present their films to a vibrant audience at venues such as Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, Match Midtown Theatres and Next Actor Studio.
COMPLETED : LUCKY NOW
Filmmaking students Denka Wangdi, Manny Ghidan and Monica Mansy wrapped their debut student short LUCKY NOW, written by Denka who is also a screenwriting alum of Next Actor Studio. The film stars Stanislavski Method Students Monica Mansy, Josh Rahman (Niff 2017 Best Actor), Kellie Hay, Sahrish Agha, Cindy Serrano and Andrea Cook. Sound is done by filmmaking student Jose Garcia. Student Manny Ghidan, a Dreamworks Intern is currently editing the short which will be screened upon completion.
CASTING : THE OTHER ROOM
Aug 12 & 13 : Filmmaking students Courtney Guess, Jose Garcia, JR West and Peter Kralowetz are holding their very first audition for the short script "The Other Room" written by screenwriting student Jose Garcia. The film is slated to start in September. Next Actor Acting Students are encouraged to apply for hands-on training and resume.
SCREENING : CREATED EQUAL
Sat, Aug 5 @ 3:30 PM at San Antonio Film Festival. Screenwriting, Filmmaking and Acting Alum THADA CATALON will screen her film CREATED EQUAL, starring Lou Diamond Phillips and Aaron Tveit. Info : createdequalmovie.com
RELEASED : SEX, MARRIAGE, INFIDELITY
Screenwriting & Filmmaking Student Richard Finger's dramedy was shot in Houston and New York, starring Shannon Tweed, Charlie O'Connell and several Next Actor Filmmaking Alum got hired in the team to start their hands on training. The film is available on amazon and itunes. Richard Finger is a former writer of Forbes and current contributor for Huffington Post. He is now working on his next screenplay.
FILMING : ORPHAN TRAIN (Series)
Next Actor Student Omar Shayeb in a scene with Disney star Andrea Guasch in Next Actor Film Orphan Train, written by Brian Stewart. Also stars Mahie Gill and Filmmaking Instructor San Banarje.
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We accept only serious students
Check below the Q and A video of Hollywood Star RICK FOX on preparing for his role and working with Next Actor/Lake Camp Team