Cinematographer vs Director. Who Decides What?

Who decides what on a film set, and why do cinematographers and directors fight all the time? Here’s your answer!

Here’s a quick summary:

Area Responsibility
Storyboards, Shot Divisions Director
Format, Aspect Ratio Director
Camera Cinematographer
Lenses Cinematographer
Camera Operation Cinematographer
Lighting Cinematographer
Camera Movement Director
Framing Director