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Is it easy to get a job as a film director or producer?

Hi, everyone. I wanted to know the difficulty level from perhaps a person that's had experience in the film field. How easy or difficult is it to actually get a job as a film director, or producer, or perhaps a cameraman, or video editor; is it easier in a big city? Thanks!

Asked By: stjernekropp - 5/22/2011
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No it isnt easy. Your best bet would be to get a starting job as a prop engineer or sound and lighting grip and gain experience that way. Make contacts and network with people you work with. And make the directors coffee better than anyone. Or go to a Lame Ass film school.
Answered By: Cody - 5/22/2011
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It kind of depends how you mean. Producing directing or editing Hollywood movies, or just producing directing or editing? It also depends on if you stay in school and earn a degree, or not. Because you can do it either way. Just remember that everybody starts at the bottom, degree or not. And you wind up learning many... More
Answered By: Rudy G - 5/25/2011
 
I'm only nine but its my dream but I don't have a video camera that makes me sad.
Answered By: AllY - 3/7/2014
 
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