• Motivating actors to produce their best dramatic performance

  • Reading scripts and working on its continued development

  • Casting actors

  • Collaborating with writers on the script

  • Overseeing rehearsals

  • Identifying set locations

  • Working within budgetary constraints

  • Managing conflict on set

  • Adhering to a production schedule.

  • Coordinating with camera crew, art directors, and composers to ensure a consistent creative execution

  • Working with the editor to create the film in its final form


  • Experience directing short films, industry knowledge and technical expertise

  • Experience managing budgets

  • Creative mindset

  • Confidence and motivational skill

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Excellent verbal communication

  • Good organizational skills