Cinecittà news: "The craft of the casting director" out now in bookstores nationwide.
The figure of the casting director is establishing itself with increasing strength as one of the key figures in the artistic creation of a film; the casting director is not only the one who harmoniously composes the cast, but above all he is the one who knows how to identify and suggest the interpreter who will give greater significance and magnetism to a character, the one who often identifies and brings out new unknown talents who will be the star of tomorrow. In bookstores from the 9th of November. The Craft of the Casting Director Lilia Hartmann Trapani, published by Lupetti, which explores all aspects of the profession and reveals the secrets and tricks of the trade. There is no shortage of valuable practical advice for actors.
The book will be presented in collaboration with the "Cinema and Performing Arts" Parliamentary Intergroup, Monday 9 November at 12.00 at the press room of the Chamber of Deputies, by Laura Muccino (President of the Italian Casting Directors Union), Cristina Priarone (general director of Rome Lazio Film Commission and president of the Italian Film Commissions), the Hon Nicola Acunzo (president of the Intergruppo Cinema e Arti of the show), in the presence of the author Lilia Trapani.
It will be possible to follow the meeting live on the web tv of the Chamber of Deputies and on the FB page "World Day of Italian Cinema".