Art Director (Film, Television or Stage)

Art Directors (Film, Television or Stage) plan, organise and control artistic aspects of film, television or stage productions.

Overview

Art Directors (Film, Television or Stage) plan, organise and control artistic aspects of film, television or stage productions.

Day-to-day

  • studies scripts and scenarios to determine theme and setting
  • assesses locations and staging requirements for productions in association with specialist designers
  • oversees creative aspects of film, television and stage productions.

Considerations

  • stressful.

Occupation snapshot
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To become an Art Director (Film, Television or Stage)

  • You need a high level of experience in the entertainment industry and proven ability to work as an Art Director (Film, Television or Stage). While formal qualifications aren't essential, a university or Vocational Education and Training (VET) course in screen and media, graphics, art, design or stage production may be useful.

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