• Mira Nair, Director of Monsoon Wedding and The Namesake, Teaches an Online Course on Indie Filmmaking

    10 days ago - By Open Culture

    FYI: Mira Nair , the director of Monsoon Wedding and The Namesake , has just released an online masterclass on independent filmmaking. In 17 video lessons , the Oscar-nominated director teaches students how to "make a big impact on a small budget, evoke the best from actors and non-actors, and protect your creative vision so you tell the story that can only come from you." Nair's course runs $90. But for $180, you can get an All-Access Pass to Masterclass' catalogue of 45 courses , which includes courses by a number of other prominent filmmakers-Martin Scorsese, Spike Lee, Ken Burns, Ron...
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