A director’s job description involves participation in nearly every phase of a project. Because their vision largely impacts the final product, directors work closely with department heads and technicians to bring it to fruition. The duties of a film director are many, but don’t worry: We’ll lay it all out here. So, what does a director do? Let’s break it down. Now that we’ve outlined a basic film director job description, let’s hear from an iconic filmmaker on how he implements his vision. In an episode of StudioBinder’s Director’s Chair series, which reveals influential auteurs’ tricks of the trade, Quentin Tarantino discusses his particular approach as a film director.