• Securing funding for production

  • Outlining a working timeline

  • Managing the daily affairs of cast and crew

  • Seeing the production through from conception to final cut

  • Outlining a budget and working within its limitations

  • Complying with industry and union regulations

  • Ensuring that the final product is of the highest quality

  • Approving all decisions on props, sets, scheduling changes, etc.

  • Resolving internal conflict during production


  • Strong leadership and decision-making skills

  • Comfortable with delegation

  • Good multitasking ability

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Excellent verbal communication

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills

  • Business and marketing mindset