Film Director
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We are excited to tell you that we are seeking a talented and experienced Film Director to join our team.

You will be responsible for overseeing all the film segments and directing the actors as per the film requirements. You will also be responsible for working in coordination with the Music and Production departments.

As an ideal candidate, you should have an excellent knowledge of guiding the actors as per the scene requirements. You should possess excellent communication and the ability to work for long working hours.

In addition to this, prior work experience as a Film Director or a similar position will be an added advantage for this job position. You should also have excellent leadership skills and good time management abilities.

If your experience and skills match our criteria for the role of Film Director, apply for this job now. We will love to meet you.


  • Understanding the storyline.

  • Assisting in writing scripts along with the Scriptwriter.

  • Reading and interpreting the scripts.

  • Conducting auditions and choosing actors for the films.

  • Attending rehearsals as per the planned schedules.

  • Maintaining the film budget constraints.

  • Finding the film locations and spots.

  • Working in collaboration with the Music Director, Producer, Songwriter, and other team members.

  • Assisting the Film Editor in assembling the film.

  • Maintaining a strong relationship with the head of departments.

  • Guiding Costume Designers with the costume requirements.

  • Attending film promotions at various events.

  • Adhering to the rules and regulations of the film-making department.


  • Bachelor’s degree in any specialized field or a relevant field.

  • Work experience as a Director, Short Film Director, or a similar position in the Media department.

  • Ability to operate various types of camera equipment.

  • Demonstrate excellent ability to present stories in a unique manner.

  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills.

  • Good interpersonal and organizational skills.

  • A keen eye for details.

  • Ability to coordinate with team members.

  • Demonstrate ability to manage the budget.

  • Excellent ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Ability to meet deadlines.

  • Excellent customer service skills.

  • Ability to work under pressure and prioritize tasks.

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