Sample Film Director Resume

A clear and interesting film director resume will go a long way to help you land the job you want. Be sure to include specific details, including your objective, training, previous employment, and current availability. All film director resumes should take this approach.

Jonathan Marks
106 Lotus Avenue
Any Town, USA 9999
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A position as a Film Director


Successful and recognized professional with outstanding ability to direct and inspire performers and direct a film or stage play on budget and on time.


Film Director, 2000 to present:

Blessing Film Company, Inc., Big City, USA.

In charge of directing three short films per year, including Homecoming, winner of a Silver Globe Award.

Assistant Film Director, 1998-2000:

Pinocchio Film Company, Inc.,

Responsible for helping direct two children's films--Secret Hide-out and Stormie's Surprise for showing in local theaters across the United States.


M.A. in Film Arts,

Theater Arts University, 1997, Any City, USA


American Association of Film Professionals:

Director's Award, 2006

NOTE: Keep in mind that the sample film director resume above is just that-a sample. A complete film director resume might run one to two pages. However, this one will show you how to get started.