Spielberg: How to Introduce Characters

Storytellers only have one opportunity to introduce a character to the audience in a unique, effective and lasting way, that affects audience engagement for the remainder of the film. In this video essay, Entertain the Elk dives into Steven Spielberg’s filmography, examining how he introduces memorable characters quickly, through action.

 

 

 


Character Introductions


Steven Spielberg: Style & Technique


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