TFF Programming Internship Tribeca Film Festival – New York, NY
Tribeca Film Festival – New York, NY
Payment is on an unpaid basis.
The TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL PROGRAMMING DEPARTMENT is looking for creative, hardworking and responsible college students and recent grads (‘12, ‘13) that have a strong interest in film, film festivals, film related production, and event planning for the 2014 TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL.
The Tribeca Film Festival was launched to celebrate New York City as a major filmmaking center and to contribute to the long-term recovery of lower Manhattan. The Tribeca Film Festival works to bring together local, national and international talent to New York City to celebrate the best in independent film.
Interns will initially start by assisting the Programming Department (along with other Festival staff members) with various administrative duties and miscellaneous projects. Such duties will include database entry, film and film industry research, in addition to any other office tasks as needed. Duties and responsibilities will increase as the 2014 Festival approaches. Interns MUST BE AVAILABLE to participate during the Tribeca Film Festival to be held from April 16th to April 27th, 2014.
Applicants must be:
Computer literate (MS Word & Excel)
Internet savvy and phone friendly
Detail oriented, dedicated and energetic
Possess strong organizational and communications skills
Demonstrate good interpersonal skills
Have strong knowledge regarding general office duties
Experienced with computer database software (e.g., FileMaker Pro)
Strong fluency in a foreign language is a PLUS
This is an unpaid position. A daily stipend and academic credit are available.
You must be able to intern a minimum of two days/16-20 hours per week.
HOW TO APPLY
Send your resume with cover letter via e-mail as separate MS Word document attachments. Your cover letter must include your class, GPA, and days/times of availability. If you fail to send this information you WILL NOT be considered. (No phone calls please — you will be contacted as needed.)