A film critic is an individual who is responsible to examine and evaluate the topic of the film from the critical point of view. A film critic is the most essential person in the film industry. A film critic is responsible to carry and conducts the concept of the film proceedings. Film critics are responsible to give the reviews about the film and are responsible to tell the pros and cons of the story and the concept. A film critic is responsible to make fair judgment about the film’s success and story. A film critic is given very prime importance in industry. The pay scale given to them varies as per the industry standard. The film critic plays a very essential role in describing the different aspects of the film . To give reviews in the papers about the film is the work role of a film critic. A film critic should have adequate knowledge about the concept and should be well experienced.
To become a film critic people should have a bachelor’s degree in media and communication to enter this stream. A Post graduation in the media and communication will be very helpful. Education in this profession is not demanded but, to have adequate knowledge, people should pursue their bachelor’s degree.
Students interested to make career in this profession, should have good knowledge of the understanding and evaluating the different aspects of the film. A diploma or a degree in the same profession will also be very helpful. There are various certified institutes and educational centres that provide certified training programs to the people in the profession of film critics.
The key responsibility of a film critic is to provide reviews about the film.
The salary given to the film critic starts from Rs 20,000-25,000 per month. It also goes on increasing with the increase in the experience and position. It goes on increasing till Rs 1 lakh.