The occupation code you requested, 27-2012.03 (Media Programming Directors), is no longer in use. In the future, please use 27-2012.00 (Producers and Directors) instead.
Produce or direct stage, television, radio, video, or film productions for entertainment, information, or instruction. Responsible for creative decisions, such as interpretation of script, choice of actors or guests, set design, sound, special effects, and choreography.
Sample of reported job titles:
Artistic Director, Director, Executive Producer, Multimedia Producer, News Producer, Producer, Production Director, Radio Producer, Television News Producer (TV News Producer), Television Producer (TV Producer)
Also see: Media Programming Directors, Talent Directors, Media Technical Directors/Managers
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