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Film Director Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 97,300 Film Directors in the United States. The Film Director job market is expected to grow by 2.8% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in California, New York, and Texas, and as a percentage of the population District of Columbia and New York have the most Film Directors representing 2.415 in 1000 and 2.268 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

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Film Director Jobs

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Title Company Location Info
Director, Universal Pictures Accounting And Reporting - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity NBCUniversal (Film Finance) - Entertainment and Media Industry Universal City, CA, USA Job Details
Machine Operator Thin Film Devices, Inc. Anaheim, CA, USA Job Details
Director Of Finance And Administration - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity NBCUniversal (Film Creative Operations) - Entertainment and Media Industry Universal City, CA, USA Job Details
Food And Film Festival - Event Director Foodable Network, LLC Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA Job Details
Director, Multicultural Publicity & Promotions - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity NBCUniversal (Film Theatrical Marketing) - Entertainment and Media Industry Universal City, CA, USA Job Details
Director Multicultural Media - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity NBCUniversal (Film Theatrical Marketing) - Entertainment and Media Industry Universal City, CA, USA Job Details
Sr. Director, Film Strategy & Operations - Entertainment And Media Industry Opportunity NBCUniversal (Film Business Development) - Entertainment and Media Industry Universal City, CA, USA Job Details
Subject Matter Expert - Film Coatings Client Staffing Solutions Detroit, MI, USA Job Details
Subject Matter Expert - Film Coatings Career Brokers Detroit, MI, USA Job Details
Subject Matter Expert - Film Coatings NewCareers Detroit, MI, USA Job Details
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Demand for Film Directors

The Film Director industry is concentrated in California, New York and Texas.

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How to Become a Film Director

Interested in becoming a film director? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good film director? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A bachelors degree is required to be a Film Director. A film video and photographic arts degree is preferred.

  3. Get Hired

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    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.