Author: Justin Fielding

Justin Fielding

Independent filmmaker Justin Fielding has directed two feature-length films and more than twenty short films with Castparty Productions. He also runs the blog, Tell Me About Your Movie (www.tmaym.com) where indie filmmakers share anecdotes about making their DIY feature films. He is a graduate of NYU's film workshop and ImprovAsylum's six-level improv-training program, and he was Director of Film and Sketch with The Tribe, a Boston-based performing arts collective.

Website: http://www.tmaym.com

Posts by Justin Fielding:

Using Improv for screen-story development

Using Improv as a Screenwriting Tool

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Despite the justly celebrated virtues of planning, most filmmakers make at least some use of impromptu creativity, such as an actor’s ad lib or a director’s on-set inspiration. More-extensive improvisation, at any phase of the project, offers the writer-director substantial benefits, but with some significant drawbacks to mitigate. Improv can be used to help write…

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