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filmmaker

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noun film·mak·er \ˈfilm-ˌmā-kər\

Simple Definition of filmmaker

  • : a person (such as a director or producer) who makes movies

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of filmmaker

  1. :  one who makes motion pictures


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