Thursday, February 07, 2013

Mammootty, The Method Actor

This documentary show cases the concepts of Method Acting with examples from South Indian Movie star Mammootty, 3 time National Award Winner along with Amitabh Bachchan and Kamal Hassan. 

There are 5 sections for this documentary.
  1. Section 1 - Focuses on Vocal variations and body language
  2. Section 2 - Ease at which Mammootty oscillates between Arts and Commercial Cinema
  3. Section 3 - Handling a tragic scene in different ways for different characters (A Writer, A Fisherman, A Schizophrenic and a Village man). 
  4. Section 4 - 1980s - The Beginning... 
  5. Section 5 - National Award Winning performances.. 
Presentation in slideshare

What's method acting?

Method acting is a phrase that loosely refers to a family of techniques used by actors to create in themselves the thoughts and emotions of their characters, so as to develop lifelike performances.

 Enjoy the show