We surveyed 317 executive film producers to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical executive film producer. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as an executive film producer?



Working as an executive film producer typically requires higher levels of intelligence when compared with the average career. This means that executive film producers are required to actively learn new things related to their discipline and solve complex problems.

Can I learn to become an executive film producer?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as an executive film producer typically depends predominantly on qualities you can gain through experience, with a small aspect of skills you are born with.

Is it easy to get a job as an executive film producer?



It’s typically quite difficult to find a job as an executive film producer.


Do executive film producers work full-time or part-time?

57% of executive film producers work in full-time roles while 43% work part-time.

Is being an executive film producer stressful?



Stress is not uncommon amongst executive film producers, with daily work sometimes being quite demanding.