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The Production Designer is one of the critical members of a film production's creative inner circle.  Learn the Production Designer’s duties: breaking down a script, visualizing the look of the movie, working with the director and creating a convincing environment that not only supports the story, but adds another layer to the characters.


  • 21:14 video that walks you through the role of the production designer
  • Complete companion resource guide


  • The role of the Production Designer
  • How the Production Designer interprets the story in the designs
  • How the Production Designer interacts with the art department
  • How he determines the look and feel of the sets
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