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Production Director Interview

26 Questions and Answers Written by Christina Erne

Updated on August 30th, 2018 |
Question 1 of 26
What are your benefits expectations?
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Oftentimes, production directors receive some other kinds of perks of working this job. If the production requires travel, they are given a stipend for food and hotels, and even sometimes gas money when traveling to the productions. Otherwise, they receive some kind of stipend for buying tickets to see other productions or to send friends and family. The candidate should discuss what other benefits they hope to receive.

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Question 2 of 26
How well do you work with quick changes?
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Sometimes, a piece of the set will break, a cast member will get sick, or weather will interrupt filming. The candidate should discuss their experience working with changing situations and how they are able to manage the situation even on short notice.

Question 3 of 26
Do you consider yourself someone who deals well with stress?
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The candidate should discuss their experience working under stress in the workplace, and how they continue to work well despite being pressured or feeling stressed. Especially in this superior role, stress can come through many outlets of the job, and the candidate should be able to talk about how they have worked in the past with stress and are confident they will succeed.

Question 4 of 26
What is your experience with technical directions on set?
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The candidate should be well versed to both give and receive technical directions. This shows they are capable of doing the job and communicating to their team in a timely and widely understood way in the field of producing and directing.

Question 5 of 26
Who is your inspiration in this career field?
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The candidate should talk about who inspires them and why.

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Author of Production Director Answers and Questions

Christina Erne
Christina Erne is a meteorologist and a journalist at News 10 ABC in Albany, NY. Beginning her career as a reporter, she worked her way up the ranks of local television, learning the ins and outs of all possible jobs in the field, from technical support, to weather staff.
First written on: 08/10/2017
Last modified on: 08/30/2018

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