How to make a movie
To begin your career as a film actor, now don't even need an education. However, it will not be superfluous. And if you have not finished the theatrical Department of any institution – at least visit acting classes at theaters and academies. Find out what you can do, talk to the teachers – what you need to work on. Choose acting courses, too, should be wisely based on the status, reviews and materials.
To get the screen you need to pass the auditions. To apply for them you should be acting portfolio. It consists of your physical data as well as experience on stage and on the screen in chronological order. Be sure to have a few Studio pictures – portrait and full-length (the required minimum). You can order a photo shoot or select photos from your work as an actor or model. The photos should be diverse.
Now the popular show-reel. This video of no longer than three minutes, which contains the meats of your roles on stage and screen. It, if there are materials you can order from professionals or try to make yourself, based on good examples.
Apply for casting – carefully read the terms. In any case, do not participate in projects where you are asked to pay money to look at you the Director or the casting Director. In most cases, is taking money. Also when applying the questionnaire, be careful that your settings match the requested – appearance, age, weight, etc.
If you are invited to casting - try to learn in detail about the project, whether it is necessary to prepare some material or to learn the given text. Ask for an account of appearance.
If you are an actor without experience - try yourself in non-commercial projects, - short meter, viral advertising, amateur films. However, watch the quality of the footage.
Perhaps, it will not be superfluous to participate in any talk shows, where there is an opportunity to ask a question or act as an expert.
Very often young Directors to shoot their dissertations are looking for aspiring actors. Participation in such activities also gives you invaluable experience and great opportunities for networking and professionalization.
In order to one day "fire" — sometimes needs many years of hard work. There are times when you might get lucky once, but we must not stop there. If you undertake for something, then it must be brought to an end.