Assistant Director Trainee
Directors Guild-Producer Training PlanLos Angeles, CA
Full Time Job
Do you have a passion for below-the-line film & television production? Getting paid while learning on-the-job? Are you eager to join the DGA as a 2nd Assistant Director?
The Assistant Directors Training Program is now accepting applications for our 2017 season! Interested candidates must submit a completed application postmarked by November 2, 2016 to be considered. Learn more by visiting our website and downloading the 2017 Application. Please read the first five pages as it goes into detail about our program requirements and paperwork you will need to submit.
All application materials must be sent in one package with completed application (no separate resumes!) Any reels, headshots or cover letters will be returned unseen.
Who We Are...
The mission of the Directors Guild--Producer Training Plan is to provide motion picture and television industry training as directed by the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television Producers and the Directors Guild of America.
The Assistant Directors Training Program recruits a diverse group of applicants from across the United States and provides selected candidates with education, training and paid experience in professional settings, facilitating their development into successful Assistant Directors. The Training Program's ultimate goal is to provide the Directors Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television Producers with Assistant Directors of the highest quality and professionalism.
* Note that we do not train participants to be producers. This program offers training specifically to learn the craft of an assistant director.