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.
YouTube URL: http://youtu.be/YeOGSQ8rx1c
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 6 sections for this documentary.
Section 1 - Focuses on Vocal variations and body language
Section 2 - Ease at which Mammootty oscillates between Arts and Commercial Cinema
Section 3 - Handling a tragic scene in different ways for different characters (A Writer, A Fisherman, A Schizophrenic and a Village man).
Section 4 - 1980s - The Beginning...
Section 5 - Movies from other Languages (Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Hindi)
Section 6 - National Award Winning performances..