Reel to Real has an internship program for university students who would like to gain experience working at a film festival.
Youth Media Conference & Showcase Internship
Job Description: The Youth Media Conference & Showcase celebrates film during a full day of screenings, workshops and networking. Participants learn the art and craft of filmmaking from the masters themselves: Vancouver’s screenwriters, cinematographers, sound designers, animators, and directors. The Intern will assist the Festival Coordinator in all aspects of preparing and delivering the program.
Job Requirements: Must be comfortable on the phone, demonstrate friendliness and have good communication skills. Organizational skills and multi-tasking are important. It is preferred that you have an interest in film and film-related events. Planning skills are an asset.
Examples of duties include: Assisting in mail-outs, creating and maintaining databases, creating and responding to email, putting together press packets, researching contact information, marketing, and overseeing volunteers, communicating and soliciting sponsors and donors.
Please contact us at info[at]r2rfestival.org for more information if you are interested.