In this presentation i will be discussing the creative and technical role of a director. I will be using clips from both interviews and behind the scenes footage in the video.

I don’t own any of the materials used in this video, refer to bibliography.


America film institute. (2016). Christopher Nolan On Working With Actors. Available:

BBC Newsnight. (2016). Christopher Nolan: The full interview – Newsnight. Available:
Directors guild of America. (2016). The Hateful Eight DGA Q&A with Quentin Tarantino and Christopher Nolan. Available:

Bernstein, S. (1994) Film Production. 2nd ed. London. Focal press

BTSmovies. (2016). The social network – behind the scenes. Available: (2016). Director (TV). Available:

every frame a painting. (2016). David Fincher – And the Other Way is Wrong Every Frame a Painting. Available: (2016). direction. Available:

filmschoolcomments. (2016). David Fincher on control in directing. Available:

Goodridge, M (2012). Directing. East sussex: ILEX.

Huston Public Media. (2016). InnerVIEWS with Ernie Manouse: Wes Anderson. Available:

Katz, S (1991). Film directing shot by shot. studio city: Michael WieseProductions. (2016). director (TV). Available:

Tasker, Y (2011). Fifty Contemporary Film Directors. 2nd ed. Oxon: Routledge.

thecelebfactory. (2016). David Fincher on directing. Available:

The Hollywood reporter. (2016). Angelina Jolie, Christopher Nolan and more Directors on THR’s Roundtable | Oscars 2015. Available: (2016). Alfred Hitchcock – Masters of Cinema (Complete Interview in 1972). Available: (2016). DSH – The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Bonus 10) HD. Available: (2016). edgar wright and simon pegg on writing. Available: (2016). Making Of Inception Behind The Scenes Documentary Part 1 of 2. Available: (2016). Making Of Inception Behind The Scenes Documentary Part 2 of 2. Available: (2010). Media Masterclass – Anthony Minghella – Directing Films. Available: (2016). Quentin Tarantino On Making Movies. Available: