Even working with a large crew, documentary film director should have – except directing knowledge – practical skills in scriptwriting, filming, editing, to understand the need for steps in large scale combinations.
The documentary film director is a person with a well-developed sense of creativity and quick orientation ability. To watch various kinds of films and to read many books are important for creating a taste of the author, but the following concepts are also significant to become a professional:
- Creating an atmosphere
- Flock ability
- Active listening
- Understanding of image and sound Management and Rhetorical skills
- Situational leadership