as of March 1, 2021
Feb 22 Aperture Entertainment, a boutique management/production company, seeks creative interns to start in March/April 2021. Due to Covid-19, this internship will be virtual/remote. Aperture represents an array of clients including actors, writers, and directors. The company is in active production on various features and developing several indies. We’re looking for interns who can work 2-3 days/week for 12+ weeks. Responsibilities will include covering scripts, tracking potential clients, and reviewing film and television roles for our acting clients. Course credit is available. Please email resumes and cover letters to firstname.lastname@example.org
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: email@example.com
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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 26 Blumhouse Productions (Paranormal Activity, Whiplash, Insidious, The Invisible Man, The Purge, Split, Get Out, Happy Death Day) is looking to hire development interns for our TV & Film departments. We are seeking motivated interns that possess great work ethic and a critical eye for storytelling. An internship with Blumhouse includes script coverage, research projects, and meetings and calls with executives! The Summer internship will be virtual. Students are not paid and are required to receive school credit in order to participate. Intern hours are either M – W or Th & F from 9 AM – 6 PM. The deadline to apply is April 30, 2021 for the Summer Semester Internship Program. Applicants should send resumes to email@example.com
Feb 26 Amazon Studios is looking for a Production Intern in their Scripted International department. Amazon Studios Internship Program gives interns hands-on experience working with the studio behind award-winning shows such as The Boys, Fleebag, Man in the High Castle and Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and critically-acclaimed films Borat 2, Big Sick, Life Itself and Love & Friendship. In addition to working closely with executives in our Santa Monica and Culver City offices, interns have the opportunity to participate in guest speaker sessions, networking events and screenings. Our summer internship class will take place from June through August 2021. Internships are paid opportunities. Credit is not required, however we will provide documentation if necessary. Must be a current student seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree. Must be able to work 40 hours per week and be bilingual (Spanish, French, Italian, German or Portuguese).
Feb 25 IFC Entertainment is looking for Summer 2021 interns. This position is paid and a 12-month commitment (3/22/21 – 3/31/22). IFC Entertainment consists of multiple brands that are devoted to bringing the best of specialty films to the largest possible audience: IFC Films, IFC Midnight, Sundance Selects and the IFC Center. Deadline to apply is March 31. REQUIREMENTS: A love for independent film, well-versed in film language and has a strong knowledge of contemporary indie cinema, familiarity with industry and entertainment trade publications, possesses excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced work environment, extreme attention to detail, familiar with general office software programs including, but not limited to, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and FilemakerPro.
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Feb 24 AMC Networks is looking for virtual interns for Summer 2021. This internship is paid. The program is open to students of all majors with a genuine interest and passion to pursue a career in the Media and Entertainment industry. Over the course of 9 weeks, students are immersed in an intensive internship experience working alongside the teams behind AMC Networks’ award-winning content from its networks AMC, BBC America, IFC, Sundance TV and WEtv, and its streaming services Acorn TV, Sundance TV, Shudder and ALLBLK. In addition to gaining hands-on work experience, interns have access to networking events and professional development workshops to ensure a well-rounded and meaningful internship experience.
Start date: June 14, End date: August 13. Deadline to apply is March 26.
Feb 21 FX Networks is looking for an Original Programming Intern for Summer 2021. You will primarily be responsible for familiarizing yourself with our shows, as well as be given tasks from both the Development and Current Programming departments that will include writing coverage, entering information into grids, updating development reports, and doing research projects. In addition, you will be handling some basic administrative duties. All candidates must be eligible to work in the US, must be at least 18 years old, and must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class – OR – be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the past 18 months. This position is paid and remote.
Feb 18 Academy Award-nominated director/producer Matia Karrell’s production company, The Red Door Films, is seeking a Colorist Intern to work closely with the Lead Editor, Post-Production Supervisor, and Assistant Editor. This is an unpaid internship for school and IMDb credit. Hours are flexible. This is a great learning experience for those with intermediate coloring skills to grow in their abilities. The Red Door Films is currently working on a documentary, Coming Home: Fight for a Legacy, about the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP), the often-forgotten women heroes of WWII. This will give you a hands-on understanding of documentary filmmaking, editing, producing, and production management. Through this mentorship program, you will connect with women who want you to succeed and will guide you along the way. Seeking enthusiastic candidates with strong computer skills who are highly organized, self-starters, and curious about all facets of the film production process.
If interested, please send resumes and work samples (if possible) to firstname.lastname@example.org with the header “The Red Door Films – Colorist Internship.”
Feb 18 CEO of Barry Katz Entertainment is looking for energetic, motivated interns to help contribute to our growing company. This is an excellent chance to work in a high-pace, exciting environment where duties will include much more than just reading scripts and writing coverage. Applicants must be local to the greater Los Angeles Area and able to commute to the Malibu area ON OCCASION. This is a remote position, but hands on, in-person experience is crucial in this industry. Interns will be working side by side getting hands-on experience in the entertainment industry. Interns will be trained on the phones as well, which is great experience if you want to work in the entertainment industry in the future. They are looking
for someone who has personality and wants to learn more about the talent industry in a fun environment. The position would be ideally 2/3 days a weeks for school credit as it is non-paid. Apply by emailing email@example.com a resume and cover letter.
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 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.