video and motion picture director

Code

2166.4.8

Description

Video and motion picture directors are responsible for the overall production of a movie or television program. They edit and translate the script into audiovisual images. Video and motion picture directors supervise and manage the film crew. They convey their creative vision on the actors, audio and video equipment operators, lighting technicians, etc and direct them. Video and motion picture directors also supervise the editing of the footage.

Alternative label

  • film director

  • series director

  • TV director

  • animated movie director

  • director

  • television director

  • film-maker

  • film maker

  • animation supervisor

  • video director

  • adventure film maker

  • television and motion picture director

  • motion picture director

  • movie director

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/1a7fb683-6544-4442-b54c-ec72ef468ff0