Intern - Film Acquisition
MultiVisionnaire PicturesAlhambra, CA
Part Time Unpaid Internship
We are looking for a resourceful, dynamic self-starter to mentor. Non-paid intern will be mentored in the acquisition, distribution and marketing process of independent films and TV programs; and participate in the preparation of international film markets. The right candidate will gain invaluable, hands-on experience in the international film business. This is not a writing position or production position; however writing skills and some technical skills are important in this position.
§ Assist with research, analysis and review of independent films at various stages of development and productions
§ Interact with filmmakers, reps and talent agencies to qualify and collect information on potential projects
§ Assist with marketing campaigns, screenings, film releases and film festivals
§ Assist with international and domestic film distribution and delivery process
§ Assist with company's PR and social media management
§ Participate in development, research and production process of feature films and TV series
§ Additional tasks and ad hoc projects to be determined
§ College major in film, media, marketing, communications, or related field with strong research skills
§ Passion for films and high literacy in film elements and various genres of independent films
§ Articulating and charismatic interpersonal communication in writing, in person and on the phone
§ Personable, professional demeanor, ethical and able to handle confidential matters
§ Attention to detail (prequalifier: read this listing closely and write a professional cover letter)
§ Common sense and some basic software skills (Word, Excel, etc.)
ABOUT MULTIVISIONNAIRE PICTURES
Company: MultiVisionnaire Pictures is an established international film distribution and production company known in the global film industry. We are a boutique distribution company based in east side of Los Angeles. We represent and work with rising indie filmmakers, producers and distributors worldwide to develop smart genre films and commercially viable independent programs. We manage the distribution, marketing and financial processes for indie films. MultiVisionnaire maintains market offices in all high profile film and television markets such as Cannes, EFM, AFM, Filmart, MIPTV, MIPCOM, Toronto and Ventana Sur.
Job Code: ACQUISITION INTERNSHIP
Candidate should be a college student (junior and above) or recent college graduate; must be available a minimum of 3 days a week (20 hrs). Flexible schedule to accommodate academic schedules; Candidate selected may arrange academic credit from the appropriate departments. Internship can be tailored to fulfill academic requirements. We will provide referral and letter of recommendation for job placements for excellent interns.
Film major preferred but not required, but show us your film knowledge. Please consider commute time and your ability to commit to the full term of internship (just like any other important things in life). Please send cover letter and résumé as attachments. Also tell us (a) how will this internship specifically help you; and (b) what's the most important film for you. Via email:
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