Requirements for membership in the Directors Peer Group
Please note that any requirements for credits, number of programs, number of hours or days, or percentages of time spent (as outlined below) are requirements which must have been met within the four years preceding one's application for membership; also, such requirements apply in each instance to the production or distribution of audio visual works for national exhibition.
Directors: Screen credits as Director on at least 10 hours of programming (with a minimum of one-half hour per program) for national exhibition or 5 Movies-of-the-Week within a ten-year period.
Directors Team Members: Screen credits as Unit Production Manager (film), First Assistant Director (film), Associate Director (video), Stage Manager (video), and Script Supervisor (film and/or video) on at least 15 hours of programming for national exhibition or 5 Movies-of-the-Week within a ten-year period.
Extended to all persons in the above categories who have not yet met all the criteria for Active membership.