POPSUGAR Smart-living Poll Would You Rather Be a Documentary Film Maker or an Author? by Smart Living 12/05/09 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Sign up for our daily newsletter > Follow us on Pinterest It's hard to pass judgment on a career you haven't had, but forget education, relevant experience, and interview contacts for a second. Which career do you think is cooler? Image Source: Getty Read More Stephanie MeyerWhich Career Is CoolerMichael MooreWould You Rather POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get Inspired With Our Living Newsletter Personalize Home DIY Love and Sex Food Tech Vegetarian Sign up with facebook or By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. What’s Your Reaction? Thanks for your reaction Don’t forget to share this with your friends! 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Reactions alluka 5 years Author. Ever since elementary, I entertain my friends through my stories. Although I would love to see my writings become a film someday, books is still the best since its the original and they won't be making it short to fit in a movie Zivanod 5 years I'd rather be a successful author actually! ;) snarkypants 5 years film! one of my majors was radio/tv/film, and although i was a terrible filmmaker, i had so much fun trying to do it! gigill 5 years Oooo tough one! I picked filmmaker only because there's more of an opportunity for travel to go along with it. NurseKimberly 5 years Author Spectra 5 years Being a film maker sounds more fun, but I'm not sure I could handle all the controversy that surrounds it. I'm pretty sure about 50% of Americans would shoot Michael Moore if they saw him in person.