Director, Films & Miniseries

The Job

HBO Films & Miniseries is responsible for the original Films and non-fiction scripted Miniseries programming that airs on the services (i.e. DEADWOOD, CHERNOBYL, etc.). HBO is looking for candidates who have experience in both development and production and can provide strong, astute notes on outlines, scripts and cuts. Candidate must have comprehensive knowledge of top tier film and premium television talent and must have strong industry relationships in order to track talent, make lists and get access to speculative and formatted material around town. Participating in a team environment, having a keen interest in bringing an authentic point of view to HBO as well as joining a well-rounded team, and bringing enthusiasm and a fresh perspective to work every day. This job will be located in Santa Monica.

The Daily

  • Top-tier and premium scripted film and drama series development experience required.
  • Experience in supporting adaptation of non-fiction material to narrative film or series is preferred.
  • Experience supporting films and series, from development to air, including on-set production experience required.
  • Ability to support senior executives by taking responsibility as delegated and communicating efficiently.
  • Capability to prioritize tasks in a year-round development/production/pitch schedule.
  • Strong skills in the area of time management and organization.
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic/ever-changing environment is required.
  • Proven ability to maintain effective relationships - at all levels - within the company and the larger entertainment industry.
The Essentials
  • 4+ years of experience in a relevant, comparable environment is required.
  • Bachelors- degree from an accredited and recognized institution of higher learning is required.
  • Top-tier and premium scripted film and drama series development experience required.
  • Experience supporting films and series, from development to air, including on-set production experience required.
  • Experience in supporting adaptation of non-fiction material to narrative film or series is preferred.

Requisition #
172734BR

Area of Interest
Administrative/Clerical, Other, Production/Post-Production, Programming

Industry
Cable/Broadcast Television Networks, Film Production and Distribution, Television Program Production and Distribution

Location
United States - California - Santa Monica

Position Type
Full Time


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