Film Director CV Format

Film directors are managers and artists at the same time. They have to know everything that goes on in a film set at the same time they exercise their creativity through the input they put into making the film a masterpiece. From the pre-production to the filming, editing and the launch of the movie, the director is all hands-on.

Sample Film Director CV Template

Basil Newton

123 Banbury Street,

Warwick, CV35 0JU

Telephone Number:  12 345 6789

Mobile Number: 07123456789


Career Objective

Seeking a position of a film director in a reputable film corporation where my film-making skills will put to best use

Educational Background

MA Film and Television Studies

University of Warwick, 2005

BA Film Studies

University of Warwick, 2002

Work Experience

2009-Presesnt: Film Director, Creative Films Inc.


  • Direct a minimum of four short films in a year
  • Direct advertisements as assigned by the management
  • Provide insight and advise to clients regarding their on-screen projects
  • Participate in casting, editing and scouting for appropriate venues

2006-2008: Assistant Film Director, Fab Films Inc.


  • Directed three children’s films
  • Helped the director in editing tasks
  • Gave insight to some scenes
  • Performed other duties as needed and assigned by the director


  • Proficient in photography and cinematography
  • Creative and ingenious in making advertisement themes
  • Able to direct small scale and large scale film projects
  • Strict with deadlines and punctuality


  • Produced two short films that brought in fame and profit to Creative Films Inc.
  • Graduated from MA degree with honors

References furnished upon request

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