“One of my favorite filmmakers, especially when I was in film school, is Lynne Ramsay. And Lynne’s first few films, she was notorious for blending actors and non-actors in Ratcatcher and Morvern Callar. And she always spoke about the tension that arises where the trained actor cannot rely on old tricks, cannot rely on muscle memory to react to the person they’re in scene with. So it was something I spoke to James [Laxton, the cinematographer] about because we knew our shooting style would be altered a little bit; when you’re working with a non-actor you can’t be as rigorous with some of the technical aspects of the process… We did a lot of work searching for non-actors that we felt like we could trust in scene to give us what we needed as characters not just the people they were. But I didn’t direct them any differently than I did the others. There was something about speaking to Alex Hibbert that was different than speaking to Mahershala Ali. But I tried to use the same voice. Over the course of the project - who was a non-actor, who was an actor - that line became blurred to the point of non-distinction… My direction to a guy like Alex Hibbert, who’s never acted before, who plays Little in the first story was maybe, to be honest, more direct than it was to the actors. Rather than talking about emotions or meaning, I’d talked to Alex about what we needed to do. And then it got to the point where I would start telling him and then he’d be like, “No, no, no, no, no, I got it, I got it Barry.” Just a brilliant kid.”
▌☠ ▌ ❝ ——–um that sounds illegal. Yeh see I’m one to BREAK the rules here and there & love doin’ illegal shit. Buuuuuut, you cannot make me choose between my dogs. those are my fuckin’ kids. WHY don’t you choose between your dogs. This game is fucked up. ❞
Normally I make separate posts for each cover I see, and I
expected this to be a short, snappy little Annabel Baldwin as Delphi post, but
there were so many covers yesterday, and so many of the main cast did
ridiculous, adorable, and hilarious things that I really just have to try and
write about everything and everyone. Welcome to the mega post. I hope it doesn’t disappoint.
▌☠ ▌❝ It’s quite hard when you’re RIGHT IN FRONT OF ME! ❞ Ramsay Bolton shouts, throwing his arms up in the air. Though the sudden feeling of being watched — and not by ghost catches his attention. He looks over at his Bolton men. Laughs nervously, waving at them to assure them everything was fine. That he was all right! Before turning his back to face Robb Ghost.❝ Look what you did! Shouldn’t you be off…. ghosting off….? ❞