What is a Career in Film Direction?

I think Film Direction is a great Career option. Unfortunately, it is very difficult to find information about What Film Direction actually is. Most pages on the internet just talk about How to get into Film Direction. In my quest to learn more about a Career in Film Direction, I found this amazing page: https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170928-0001/Others/Filmmaking/Career-in-Film-Direction/english

Harsh Badheka's overview!

Harsh Badheka has worked in Film Direction for 5 years & 10 months. Harsh Badheka has worked in Film Direction as Assistant Director in Various Assignments. In Harsh Badheka's own words, this is how Harsh Badheka got into Film Direction: "I have completed my schooling from St Mary's School, Mumbai followed by Graduation & Post Graduation in Hindi from Kishinchand Chellaram College, Mumbai University. I have done movies such as Happy Bhag Jayegi, Jia aur Jia as a part of Direction team." I wanted to know more about Harsh Badheka and found this profile: https://www.lifepage.in/page/harshbadheka

Career Video on Film Direction

In a video, Harsh Badheka has talked about various aspects of a Career in Film Direction. Harsh Badheka started by explaining Film Direction as: "A film director is a person who directs the making of a film. Generally, a film director controls a film's artistic and dramatic aspects and visualizes the screenplay (or script) while guiding the technical crew and actors in the fulfillment of that vision." The video gave me so much food for thought.

It was a welcome change to see the video touch upon Education as theoretical knowledge needed to excel at Film Direction, and not merely as Qualifications needed to enter Film Direction. Harsh Badheka touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:
  • Film Making
  • Film Knowledge
Skills are the most important factor determining success in a particular Career.
Harsh Badheka then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Film Direction:
  • Quick Learner
  • Alert
  • Decision Making
  • Patience
  • Flexible
  • Passionate
There are great positives of this Career.
Harsh Badheka believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Film Direction:
  • Network Building
  • Respect
After a discussion on Positives, Challenges complete the caricature of a Career.
And, Harsh Badheka believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Film Direction:
  • Long Working Hours
  • Risky

In the final section of the video Harsh Badheka talks about How a day goes in a Career in Film Direction. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Film Direction, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video: https://lifepage.app.link/20170928-0001

Career Counseling 2.0

This video on a Career in Film Direction was an eye opener and it got me very interested to learn more about the LifePage platform. You can engage in Career Planning using LifePage. LifePage is the world’s most evolved Career Platform. You can use LifePage to find your Career Objective. LifePage also offers the most comprehensive Career Planning process. You can use LifePage to explore more than a thousand Career Options. LifePage has the most exhaustive Career List. It is truly Career Counseling 2.0 I think LifePage is doing an amazing job of connecting real professionals with Career seekers. It is truly an amazing innovation in the area of Career Counseling. You can learn more about LifePage on: https://www.lifepage.in

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