Technical Director Resume Template

In theater and movie production, the Technical Director is in charge of lighting, special effects, sound, set designs, computer animation, 3D effects and other technical aspects. Consulting with the main director, art director and producers, they oversee almost everything except direct the actors, making every effort to remain with budget.  A resume here will require a portfolio of works.

Technical Director Resume Template

Mildred A. Prescott

Burbank, LA, California

Phone: 818- 557-9015


To be a Technical Director in a large independent movie production company

Summary of Qualifications

  • A decade of experience in the artistic and technical aspects of film production with the last 4 years as technical director in a high profile animation studio.
  • Refer to attached on portfolio of work.

Career Experience / Job History

2006 – Present:  Assistant Technical Director, Pixar Animation Studios

  • Appoint the designers and technical staff on new productions
  • Work with art director, cinematographer and film director on technical and stylistic requirements in the production.
  • Work with producers to establish and administer budgets and with crew in following schedules and assigned tasks for lighting, sound, costumes, sets, and other production aspects
  • Make final decisions on the overall production design and required cinematographic equipment to be deployed on the set.

2000 – 2006:  Assistant Art Director, Walt Disney Studio

  • Work with the cinematographer, photography director, set and costume designers and other film crew in developing the overall thematic look on the film as envisioned by the film director.
  • Work with scriptwriters and director in creating storyboards


2000 – Present: various in house trainings and seminars on film production, 3D animation, photography, cinematography, automated storyboard systems and sound production.

1996 – 2000:  Bachelor of Fine Arts, Columbia College Hollywood

Professional reference will be furnished upon request.

Category: Film Resume Templates

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