(NOC 5131)

Career Description

Directors interpret scripts, select casts and direct performers and other aspects of productions.

Duties May Include

Directors interpret scripts and direct the mise-en-scène;

Select and direct the actors, extras and technical crew;

Advise the cast and crew on the interpretation and delivery of the performance;

Direct rehearsals, filmings, broadcasts and performances; and

Confer with crew and specialists throughout production and post-production to achieve desired presentation.

Examples of Titles

Artistic Director
Broadcasting Director
Director of Photography
Film Director
Motion Picture Director
Movie Director

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Trent University
Peterborough, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Cultural Studies - Specialization in Film & Media (B.A.) Bachelor; Honours
Cultural Studies - Specialization in Film & Media (B.A.) Bachelor
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Brock University
St. Catharines, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Film Studies Bachelor; Honours
Dramatic Arts Bachelor; Honours
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Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Film and Media Production Diploma
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Centennial College
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Advanced Television and Film - Script to Screen Post-diploma; Online
Theatre Arts and Performance Diploma; Online; Advanced
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Canadore College
North Bay, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Acting for Stage and Screen Diploma; Advanced
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Modified on May 13, 2012