Industry Insider: Director

A student facing presentation shedding light on the role of Director. thumb
A student facing presentation shedding light on the role of Director. thumb

Ages

11+

Duration

Short (1-4 activities)

This resource, suitable for secondary aged students, highlights some of the responsibilities of the role of Director in the film or television industry. 


 Students will: 

  • explore a person specification 
  • hear from Documentary Director Lyttanya Shannon about their experience in the industry and the top tips they have for young people interested in getting into the creative industries 
  • be signposted towards some activities to enlighten and inspire them in understanding this role and how they can explore it as a potential career. 


This resource includes

This Resource Supports

  • Careers

Got Some Feedback?

We love to hear how educators have used our resources.

Contact us

Updating our resources

We have developed a large catalogue of educational resources since launching in 2013, and some references and terminology will inevitably have dated as society and language evolves. We are aware of this and will be updating resources when our production schedule allows.

How Do Into Film Clubs Work? header

How do Into Film Clubs work?

Find out more about what's involved in running your very own Into Film Club.

Into Film CPD Training (Bolton)

Training

Learn how to make the most of film in education with our training programme.

What our educators say

"The wide range of resources on the Into Film website are so easy to access and adapt for a range of curriculum areas and age ranges. They are all carefully planned and designed with the pressures of teaching in mind."