Clint Eastwood & Darren Aronofsky On Actors

Academy Award-winning director Clint Eastwood in conversation with Academy Award-nominee Darren Aronofsky following the world premiere of Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story.

How Actors Are Like Horses:
Eastwood has the audience in stitches as he explains how he learned not to yell “action!” back in his “Rawhide” days.

Difficult Actors:
Eastwood tells a story of having to play psychologist to a difficult actor. “I had an actor I wanted to punch out one time…”

I Let Them Do Anything:
Eastwood talks about how good ideas can come from anywhere: “You have to be flexible enough to say: yeah, this guy is coming up with a better thing than I had in mind.”

Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story – Trailer