as of February 15th, 2021 SPRING OPPORTUNITIES
Feb 9 Cultivate Entertainment is seeking an Entertainment Research intern for Spring 2021. CE is a small business where no job is too small for anyone. We are seeking a stellar Intern to join our team to help with research. This will be a hands on, immersive learning opportunity, to witness behind-the-scene deal-making on behalf of clients between Agents/Publicists/Managers and Networks/Studios/Production Companies/Brands. In this role the Intern will regularly convene with the entire team across multiple projects for a minimum of 10 hours per week. The intern will conduct cross-platform research, maintain grids, and provide perspective and insight as it pertains to upcoming releases and pop culture. Their day-to-day will consist of tracking press breaks, monitoring stories from relevant trades, along with scouting other news sources and information outlets for Entertainment research. They will report directly to our CEO, Jen Proctor. This is a paid position.
Apply by emailing Professor Joe Rosenberg: firstname.lastname@example.org
Feb 9 Cultivate Entertainment is seeking a Creative Design intern for Spring 2021 that is NOT L.A based. CE is a small business where no job is too small for anyone. We are seeking a stellar Intern to join our team and work on all things creative. We are looking for someone who wants to learn and be a part of an incredible team, soaking in all the knowledge of the Entertainment Industry. The ideal candidate possesses a fundamental passion for all things Entertainment, a great eye for design and a comprehensive knowledge of social media.
In this role the Intern will regularly convene with the entire team across multiple projects. For a minimum of 10 hours per week, they will contribute to the ideation and execution of company decks, social media assets, brand campaigns, client memos and other creative needs
– all while providing perspective and insights across the pop culture landscape. They will report directly to our CEO, Jen Proctor. This is a paid position.
Apply by emailing Professor Joe Rosenberg: email@example.com
Jan 14 Benaroya Pictures, an independent production company and financier, seeks driven, spirited interns for Spring 2021. The company has an array of film and TV projects in development and pre- and post-production. The internship offers multifaceted learning opportunities in a welcoming environment. Ideal candidates will exhibit a passion for narrative development, strong analytical skills, effective written and verbal communication, enthusiasm about sharing opinions, resourcefulness, a ”no task too small” attitude, and a sense of humor. Responsibilities include writing script coverage, conducting research, following through on project-service assignments. *This position is VIRTUAL until it is safe to return to office* Apply on Handshake:
Feb 17 FilmNation Entertainment is looking for highly-motivated Production & Development Interns to join the team for Summer 2021. This is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to learn about the development, financing, and production of independent films and television. Interns are expected to come in a minimum of 2 days per week. Intern Hours range Monday through Friday, 9:00am-6:00pm. Please note hours and dates can be flexible. This position is unpaid and all candidates must be able to receive school credit for the completion of the internship. Parking is reimbursable. Deadline to apply is March 1st, 2021.
Apply on Handshake: https://app.joinhandshake.com/jobs/4439078?ref=preview-header-click
Feb 12 HBO is looking for a Virtual Programming Intern for Summer 2021. HBO Programming is responsible for all scripted comedy & drama series (i.e. WESTWORLD, SUCCESSION, BARRY, INSECURE, etc.). Programming develops new potential series, from pitch to pilot, and simultaneously oversees the day to days of shows currently airing on HBO. Eligible students must be rising juniors or seniors enrolled in a degree granting university or college. A minimum
3.0 GPA. Prior entertainment internship experience a plus. All internship positions are paid. Apply here: https://careers.warnermediagroup.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?PageT ype=JobDetails&partnerid=391&siteid=36&jobId=863482&Codes=NLIN#jobDetails=863482_ 36
Feb 10 Annapurna Pictures is seeking a motivated accounting/finance major with an interest/passion for film/TV/gaming for their Finance Intern position. Annapurna Pictures, founded by Megan Ellison, focuses on creating sophisticated high‐quality content that is critically and commercially conscious while still appealing to a diverse audience. Annapurna’s vision is to put filmmakers and artists first and preserve their authentic creative voices no matter the genre or medium and focuses on creating sophisticated, high‐quality content which sets itself apart. Apply by March 15th to be considered by emailing: APinternships@annapurnapics.com
Feb 9 The Walt Disney Company’s Disney’s Media & Entertainment Distribution is looking for a Digital Media intern for Summer 2021. The Digital Media Team Focus is to grow and retain our customer base across DMED’s Digital Media’s portfolio of entertainment products for ABC, Freeform, FX, and National Geographic. The Digital Media Intern will support the creation of data-driven, segmented marketing campaigns, lifecycle promotions and dynamic messaging in order to acquire, engage and retain digital audiences throughout the user lifecycle. Currently enrolled as a senior, or must have graduated within the past 18 months from an accredited college/university, earning a degree in Business, Marketing, Communication, or related.
Feb 7 A+E Studios is looking for Summer interns for Creative Affairs and Studio Production. A+E Studios is responsible for creating scripted programming for the networks under the A+E Networks brand, and outside networks. Candidate must be a college undergraduate who is entering their sophomore year in 2020 and preferably have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Student must have interest in the industry and/or a specific area of interest through past work experience, internships, and/or major course of study.
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Feb 5 Mentorship Matters is an intensive year-long mentorship program with a simple goal: To help place emerging writers of color inside television writers rooms, and change the landscape of who gets to tell stories in our industry. Application deadline: March 1, 2021. This program is year-long and recommended for Graduate students and seniors. Apply: https://www.mentorshipmatters.tv/?open=1#requirements
Feb 5 Interns needed at Boutique Talent Agency representing Talent and Influencers for branding and celebrity endorsements. Internship provides a broad understanding of the entertainment industry as well as an in-depth look at celebrity branding. Ideal candidates are resourceful, great at research and organized. Internship for school credit only. Interns who can commit for two semesters/quarters are preferred. Please submit resume with a cover letter. Must include why you are interested and also why you are a great fit to apply. Interns will work remotely during Covid. Apply to firstname.lastname@example.org
Feb 2 Abbot Entertainment seeks part-time, remote script reading intern for its Feature Film Development Internship. This internship program provides film students with second-to-none training in feature film development — namely how to read, judge, and give notes on a screenplay. This includes a thorough education in feature film story mechanics. The student gets exclusive access to 25 current feature projects – each at various stages of development. The program is 13 weeks long and requires approximately 10-12 hours per week. The purpose of the internship is to expose the students to a wide variety of material in order to give them perspective, to train them to think objectively about story, and to teach them how to diagnose specific problems in screenplays using critical frameworks. The workload is similar to that of a difficult 4-credit, university-level course. Credit cannot be given to students who do not complete the program, so please only apply if you are certain your schedule can accommodate the full course. If interested, please email your resume and a brief cover letter, detailing your interest in and any experience with screenwriting/development. Students seeking academic credit are preferred, so please indicate if this is the case. Email directly at email@example.com
Feb 1 NPR is looking for a Longform Narrative Podcasting Intern (REMOTE) for Summer 2021. This is a paid opportunity. NPR produces award-winning news, information, and music programming in partnership with hundreds of independent public radio stations across the nation. NPR’s Summer 2021 Internship Program will be fully remote. Program Duration: June 1 – August 20, 2021 NPR is seeking an intern to support its narrative, longform podcasting work. This position will work across multiple shows, including Embedded (a documentary news podcast), Rough Translation (a narrative podcast featuring international stories), and Invisibilia (a narrative podcast that explores invisible forces). Must be a current student in an accredited degree program or a recent graduate of no more than 12 months from the month of the start of the internship. Apply on Handshake: https://chapman.joinhandshake.com/jobs/4376581
Feb 1 Echo Lake Entertainment (THE GREAT, ALL THE BRIGHT PLACES, NEBRASKA, AWAY FROM
HER, WATER, TSOTSI, & THE JONESES), is an independent production company, film finance, and management company. We offer an internship program for qualified applicants interested in pursuing a career in film and television production or literary and talent management. Interns will gain a working knowledge of the world of TV and independent film. Interns should be prepared to commit 2-3 days per week for 3 months for this internship. Candidates should possess strong reading, writing, analysis, and verbal communication skills, which will be developed further throughout the course of the internship. School credit only. Though the start and finish dates are a bit flexible, we do ask that you dedicate a minimum of 12 weeks. Our Summer cycle begins mid-May and ends September 2021. Applications for the Summer will be accepted on a rolling basis through April 14th. Please email a cover letter and resume to Paris Babers (firstname.lastname@example.org) to apply.
Jan 29 The Gold Rising Program, an 8-week internship enhancement program that incorporates learning opportunities including an intensive two-day orientation, weekly panels, exclusive networking events, workshops, screenings, and mentorship opportunities with Academy members, is now open. Internships included in the program are: Monkeypaw Productions, Annapurna, AMC Networks, BRON Studios, Circle of Confusion, Dolby, Disney and WarnerMedia internships. For the full list and links to apply: https://www.oscars.org/careers/academy-gold-program-internships
Jan 29 Discovery Studios is looking for Summer 2021 interns. These are paid, 12-week Internships in various departments, such as Development, Production, Editorial & Social Media, Marketing, Programming, etc. The internships will be remote for the summer. Apply here:
Jan 27 NBCUniversal (Universal, Universal TV, Peacock, Filmed Entertainment, etc.) internships are open for Summer 2021. These are all remote and paid positions. Apply here: https://www.nbcunicareers.com/internships#intern_pos
Jan 27 Nickelodeon Animation is looking for a production internship for Summer 2021. At Nickelodeon, we are always looking to recruit dedicated craftspeople to help bring groundbreaking new ideas to life and that starts with you! We are leading the way in animated content for TV series, TV movies, shorts and theatrical features. Our content development teams are creator-driven, our work culture is collaborative, our mentorship of new talent is second to none, and we are committed to hiring inclusively to reflect authenticity in the diverse stories we want to tell. Ideal internship candidates will be dedicated to the production teams, possess a strong work ethic and take on responsibilities and new challenges in order to gain a more detailed knowledge of the television industry and animated pipelines at the company. Candidates must have strong written and verbal communication skills, possess a strong attention to detail, have the ability to multitask, take initiative, have strong organizational skills, and are team players. This is a paid internship. Apply here: https://viacomcbs.careers/burbank-ca/internships-nickelodeon-animation-production- summer-2021/0BB42BAB706646C8A362CA64C75FAA41/job/
Jan 26 Brave Artists Management, a well-versed talent management company, with exceptional clients, looking for interns 2-3 days a week (virtual at the moment). This is a great opportunity for you to learn about the talent management field. Assist the Executive assistant and the managers with tasks throughout the day: video editing on iMovie, cutting client reels and self-
tapes, shadowing the assistant about day-to-day responsibilities, updating the calendar, when needed, sending auditions to clients, when needed.
Apply on Handshake: https://app.joinhandshake.com/jobs/4358311?ref=preview-header- click or email your resume at email@example.com
Jan 19 DIVERSO has partnered with RIDEBACK (Aladdin, It, The LEGO Movies) and THE WRITERS GUILD FOUNDATION, to create Black Writers in Focus: a paid internship program for Black student screenwriters. Vetted by a rigorous committee of all Black readers, four talented students will spend ten weeks over the summer fine-tuning a writing sample with a personalized mentor, attending panels and classes with industry leaders, and learning from the best by shadowing in a writers’ room. Selected students will receive a $5,000 stipend to support a part-time commitment over 10 weeks. Interns are expected to make a 20-hour commitment each week. The internship program will be hosted virtually over the summer (June 7th – August 16th). Apply here:
Jan 16 Dolby Laboratories is looking for a detail-oriented, creative individual to join a team of AV producers to support with content creation, production, and post-production. This team is part of Dolby’s global marketing department and manages production on high profile, cross functional audio/ video content for the company. The internship is remote. Candidates must be working towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Film Production or a related field; recent grads who are within 1 year of graduation are also eligible to apply. Must be available to work full-time Monday – Friday for 6 months between May/June 2021 – November/December 2021.
Jan 4 WarnerMedia (CNN, HBO, HBO Max, Alloy Entertainment, DC Comics, TNT/TBS, etc.) has multiple internship opportunities available! Students must be currently enrolled in a college degree program for full duration of the internship. Summer 2021 program dates are June 7th
– August 13th; must be available for full program duration. Full-time schedule (40 hours/week) designed for full immersion in program. Fully remote/virtual experience; company owned laptop provided for the duration of the internship program. Salary based on office location; relocation is not provided. These positions are targeted toward upperclassmen and graduate students. Apply here:
Jan 1 WEBTOON Film/TV Development Intern -Webtoon is the #1 digital comics app, averaging more than 65 million monthly active users, with north of 10 million daily readers – more people read web comics on our platform in one day than watch most television shows. We’re currently growing our team at our Los Angeles headquarters at Wilshire Courtyard on Miracle Mile, across from LACMA and SAG/AFTRA in the heart of the LA entertainment industry.
Dec 22 Amazon Studios is looking for 2021 Summer Internships (IP & Literary Intern, TV Content Acquisition Strategy Intern, Production Intern, Scripted International, Film/TV Music Intern, Program Management Intern, IMDb TV, and more). These are paid opportunities. Must be a current graduate or undergraduate student. Apply here: