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EVOLVE - The EVOLVE Program, started by LA Mayor Eric Garcetti & Ava DuVernay, is dedicated to building career pathways into film, television, and music for marginalized Angelenos through paid internships, focused mentoring, and an ongoing series of workshops and panels.
Apply through the CSUEA today!GEI - The Group Effort Initiative (GEI), started by Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively, is a pipeline initiative created for members of the BIPOC and other marginalized communities to get on-set experience. To date, GEI has partnered with five productions, placing 23 trainees on-set in various below-the-line positions. Apply through the CSUEA today!Pipelines - Pipelines is a mobile app that connects leading companies in creative, tech, and entertainment with underrepresented talent. Staff Me Up - The #1 Network for Production Jobs in TV, Film, Digital, Media & Entertainment! If you are a CSU student interested in a free PRO account with Staff Me Up, please e-mail
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Barefoot Student - Connecting employers with students & grads
EntertainmentCareers.net (CSU Students receive a GREAT discount if you sign up through this link)
Findinternships.com - An online directory of undergraduate/graduate and junior/entry-level jobs, as well as internships from public/private companies, non-profit organizations, and government agencies
GlobalExperiences.com - Award-Winning International Internships and Career Readiness Programs
Her Campus - the #1 media site for college women, written entirely by the world’s top college journalists
InternJobs.com - a global database of internships and entry-level positions for students, recent graduates and career changers.
Idealist - A nonprofit organization based in New York, connecting people and organizations for good
Intern Queen - Internship postings and advice on all things Internships
LA County Arts & Culture - Arts Internship Program for Organizations
PADNET - offers unpaid college internships for students who are interested in production and are currently enrolled in an educational institution.
Pipelines Pro - Pipelines is a mobile app that connects leading companies in creative, tech, & entertainment with underrepresented talent.
Staff Me Up - The #1 Network for Production Jobs in TV, Film, Digital, Media & Entertainment!
The One Club- Hub of job postings from numerous companies during COVID pandemic
Vanderlande - Vanderlande is looking for an Installation Intern to assist in two of our sites located in California. One in LA and the other in Ontario. See Full Details in the Word document.
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WayUp - The industry leader for college students and recent grads to get hired
Parker DeweyIf you are launching your career, Parker Dewey provides a tremendous opportunity. Not only can you explore different career paths and work on interesting assignments, you can also demonstrate your abilities to potential employers while building your professional portfolio and network. Beyond that, your academic experience will improve as you apply what is taught in the classroom to the real world (and vice versa). Oh, did we forget to mention that you get paid for all of this?Parker Dewey offers the largest network of highly motivated college students and recent graduates who are excited to complete short-term, paid, professional assignments. While executing these Micro-Internships, Career Launchers (that's you!) demonstrate their skills and grit, and exceed expectations as they seek the right full-time role or internship.
If you are launching your career, Parker Dewey provides a tremendous opportunity. Not only can you explore different career paths and work on interesting assignments, you can also demonstrate your abilities to potential employers while building your professional portfolio and network. Beyond that, your academic experience will improve as you apply what is taught in the classroom to the real world (and vice versa). Oh, did we forget to mention that you get paid for all of this?
Parker Dewey offers the largest network of highly motivated college students and recent graduates who are excited to complete short-term, paid, professional assignments. While executing these Micro-Internships, Career Launchers (that's you!) demonstrate their skills and grit, and exceed expectations as they seek the right full-time role or internship.
CareerUp: General Listings for online internships with a wide variety of companies abroad.
Cerrell: Public Affairs Intern (remote)- Seeking applicants for its spring internship program. We are looking for candidates with communications, public relations, political and/or government work experience. We require a commitment of at least two full days (three full work days preferred) per week, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The program will commence January and conclude in May.
Dance Muse: Interview host/ on-camera storyteller position, remote available, but from Irvine, CA. Part-time/ project based, and anticipates 12-24 hours/week.
Dance Muse: Videographer/ Visual Storyteller position, remote available, but from Irvine, CA. Part-time position paid on a project based stipend. Anticipates 12-24 hours/week.
Digital Uproar: Digital agency intern is needed for editing raw footage into premium content. Will have ability to develop a portfolio with high quality digital content. Academic credit available. Full PDF details here.
GE Virtuoso: Visual International Internships: Gain a summer internship from anywhere in the world
Hamboning Media LLC: Social Media, Branding, and Development visual intern. Researching, using social media trends, posts, and short creations, and reviewing video games and scripts from the company. Not a paid position, anticipating 10-18 hours in summer, and 8 during school semesters.
Hamboning Media LLC: Multimedia Research and Development intern. Produce research and development videos utilizing archival materials from a company archive. The videos will be used to create brand-compliant social media postings, trailers, new projects, and other avenues. Not a paid position, but fully remote and anticipates 10-18 hours in summer, and 8 during school semesters.
Huffman Creative: Production Company involved with music videos, commercials, documentaries, live performances, and all other short form content. The internship will focus more on the company side of things. It is very well suited for students interested in starting their own company one day, producing full time or freelance, or interested in getting a comprehensive introduction to the world of short form indie filmmaking. It is important to note that this internship is unpaid, but we do make every effort to introduce our interns to aspects that interest them and also invest time in their learning. Full description and form to apply here.
Legacy Pictures: Seeking Creative Service Interns and a Production Intern to be involved in development and production of feature films, tv and commercials.
Living Your Life Without Limits: Advertising and Sponsorship Coordinator Intern. Paid compensation and % commission based on sponsor contracts. Virtual attendence to meetings required. Full details here.
Oxygen Parenting Podcast: Podcast Production Intern for Spring 2021. See PDF for full details and where to apply.
Rideback: Seeking a TV team assistant at leading film and TV company.
Ride1Up: E-bike startup in San Diego looking for a Video Production Intern. It involves shooting and editing raw footage into premium original digital content and creating other audio/visual material for use on social media accounts and website. The intern will have the opportunity to develop a portfolio with high quality video content as well as gain valuable experience in branded content production and video/audio editing. This is an exciting opportunity for an entrepreneurially minded student to be creative, develop a professional portfolio, and come in on the ground floor of a fast-developing company. If interested, please apply with a resume, cover letter, and a link to previous work to
email@example.com. Academic credit is required. See PDF for full internship post details.
StoryFit: Screenplay/screenwriting internship, fully remote, based in Texas, unpaid but for college credit, min. 10 hrs/week.
The Third Cartel: Part-time Remote Creative Assistant to help with development of a mobile gaming app, reality shows and comics. Must be a strong writer. Must have experience with Animal Crossing or any social simulation game. Email CL and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Transpara: Content Crafter through video, editing, and production. No actual offices for this company, so everything is already virtual.
Vertigo: Production and development company, looking for remote Fall interns focusing on script coverage, research, and other aspects of the development process. Unpaid, for credit, 2-3 months duration. See details and where to submit resume/CL in PDF attachment
Virtual International Internships Program: Apply online and apply transferrable skills for success if your summer internship was canceled, or to get useful skills during this time.
Xpedition Media: Unscripted television development intern for the Spring 2021 semester. It's a remote, paid position. Due to being remote, it will focus heavily on pitching, research and remote production (Details same as Fall semester intern pdf, now accepting applicants for Spring 2021).
Action News Now, KHSL and KNVN TV station (the local CBS and NBC networks) in the Chico/Redding market is looking for an Multimedia Journalist to help take our Redding bureau to the next level. This person will be a self-starter, come with great story ideas each day and understand how to use social media to help connect with our community and tell their stories. If interested, contact:
email@example.com, or look to their website for the full job post details.
Kaboom Productions: Production Intern for an SF based company. Available for academic credit. See PDF for full job post details.
Southern California Opportunities
Library Intern, Disney Animation Summer 2022: The
Animation Research Library (ARL) is dedicated to the preservation of the
artistic heritage of the Walt Disney Animation Studios for enrichment and
inspiration. We house a collection of more than 65,000,000 pieces of original
artwork, which includes, but is not limited to, conceptual art, storyboards,
maquettes, hand drawn production art, 3D models, textures, image files and
final rendered images. This internship will be embedded with the ARL’s
Collections team, which is tasked with the long term preservation and
organization of Disney Animation’s production artwork, including the
preservation, cataloging, and digitization of the physical collections and the
preservation and organization of the born digital collections.Assistant for Digital Talent Manager: Top Digital Talent Manager seeks an assistant who wants to learn about the business of Digital entertainment. Candidate must be driven, detail-oriented, comfortable with influencers, and should want to be a manager. Flexible Hours and Location. Above industry average salary. Previous assistant or mailroom experience preferred. SUBMISSION INFO: Please email all resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Assistant to Executive Producer: Kapital Entertainment is seeking an Assistant to work on a high-volume desk for Executive Producer. Main job responsibilities will include rolling calls, coordinating daily schedule, script coverage, managing grids, and assisting the team. Must have at least one year agency, management, studio/network or production experience.Assistant to High-Profile Showrunner: Hiring an Assistant to a high-profile showrunner of a top Netflix hour-long show. Candidate must be highly organized and extremely motivated. Must have strong admin skills, excel at multitasking, and be comfortable handling personal matters. Must have a year of agency or Management Company experience. Production experience is a plus.Assistant for Founder/Manager at Linden Entertainment: Linden Entertainment is seeking an ambitious Assistant for Founder/Manager. The job includes administrative duties as well as reading, project tracking, and interfacing with A-list talent. This role will also provide scheduling and reading support to another Manager/producer. Ideal candidates are self-starters and strong multi-taskers. Seeking someone with at least one year of desk experience. SUBMISSION INFO: Please send resumes to email@example.com.
Assistant to Literary Manager at Brillstein Entertainment Partners: Brillstein Entertainment Partners is looking for an Assistant for one of their Literary Managers. Daily duties include heavy phones, rolling calls, tracking client appointments, making submissions, heavy scheduling, script coverage, money tracking & processing, etc. Extremely detailed, computer literate, work well under pressure, & possess high level of initiative. Ideal candidate is resourceful, articulate, intelligent & looking to become a manager.
Assistant to a Manager/Producer at Echo Lake: Echo Lake Entertainment is looking for an Assistant to a Manager/producer. Ideal candidates should have at least one year desk experience in the entertainment industry, be able to balance literary and talent department duties, and have an eagerness to learn the management business and TV/Film development. Candidates must be personable, extremely detail oriented, very organized and able to multi-task. Position will begin immediately.
Assistant to Manager at Luber Roklin: Luber Roklin Entertainment is looking for an assistant to a manager. There is the potential for growth in the company for the right candidate. Preference will be given to candidates that have at least one year desk experience at an agency or management company, and an interest in becoming a Talent or Literary Manager. Candidates must be personable, extremely detail oriented, very organized and able to multi-task.
Assistant to President, Motion Picture Group at MGM (Beverly Hills, CA): Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (“MGM”) is seeking an Assistant to provide day-to-day support to the President of our Motion Picture Group in Beverly Hills, CA. Handle daily administrative tasks including assisting with scheduling, filing, photocopying, scanning, running errands, taking notes, answering phone calls, detailing messages, ordering office supplies, etc.Assistant, Scripted Literary at APA (Los Angeles): This role requires an Assistant who is organized, detail-oriented, can learn quickly in an ever-changing environment, all while being able to anticipate needs. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential. The ability to problem-solve and multi-task is critical as the position requires managing calendars, call logs, interfacing with clients, bookings, invoicing, and much more all while working in a dynamic and fast-paced professional environment.Assistant to President, Talent Management (Los Angeles): Looking for a self-starter who is focused, responsible, well-organized, and computer savvy. We have a fast-paced office where you will be expected to manage submissions, coordinate with casting offices, correspond with clients, update client materials, roll calls, handle scheduling, book travel, and occasionally provide script coverage. This is not a starter desk and requires precision and efficiency. Excellent opportunity to advance your career at a company that promotes from within.Assistant to President, Talent Management (Los Angeles): Looking for a self-starter who is focused, responsible, well-organized, and computer savvy. We have a fast-paced office where you will be expected to manage submissions, coordinate with casting offices, correspond with clients, update client materials, roll calls, handle scheduling, book travel, and occasionally provide script coverage. This is not a starter desk and requires precision and efficiency. Excellent opportunity to advance your career at a company that promotes from within.Assistant to Talent Manager/Producer at Anonymous Content (Los Angeles/Culver City): Anonymous Content is also the driving creative force behind countless leading global brands. For more information, visit www.anonymouscontent.com. We are looking for an experienced Assistant to a Talent Manager/Producer who has a genuine passion for being a part of our mission. The current assistant is being promoted internally.
Assistant to a Writer/Producer with a POD at Universal: A Writer/producer with a POD (production overall deal) at Universal is searching for an Assistant. Duties include phones, rolling calls, scheduling, and script coverage. All across Film & TV projects.Assistant for Writer/Director/Producer: Assistant needed for Writer/Director/producer and her curator husband. Responsibilities include research, writing, character development, visual pitch creation, casting lists, and data organization for Comedy, Drama & Documentary projects. Must be extremely detail oriented, highly organized, excellent written and oral communication skills and have the ability to work under pressure. Editing and digital skills are a plus. Candidate must be flexible and comfortable handling last minute requests.
Assistant to the President of DreamWorks: The President of DreamWorks seeks an Assistant. This role helps oversee all aspects of the studio so there is opportunity to explore feature Film/TV development, production, business strategy, marketing, etc. Ideal for someone who is ready to take on projects beyond admin work. Interest in Animation and at least six months desk experience are musts.
CSUDH Esports Association Internship Program: Support the Esports Association Production Team in one or multiple areas: Stream, Caster/Commentator, Videographer, Photographer, Podcaster, and Graphic Designer.*See site for full details, and email firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.Creative Artists Agency - Assistant, Foundation - CAA: Creative Artists Agency is looking for an Assistant in the agency's Foundation group to perform general clerical and administrative duties including handling phones, managing calendars and travel arrangements, expenses, and office management for two executives. Qualifications include at least 1+ year administrative experience.Multimedia (This position only available to CSUDH students): This position is responsible for the timely and consistent completion of various photo and video projects for Enrollment Management (EM). EM departments include: The Office of Admissions, The Financial Aid & Scholarships Office, University Outreach & School Relations, Toro One Stop, and The Registrar’s Office.NBC News LA Bureau Desk Assistant: NBC News is looking for a candidate passionate about journalism to work as a desk assistant. Duties include working closely with the Western Region assignment desk, coverage managers, producers & correspondents in the newsgathering content for broadcast, cable, streaming & digital platforms. Qualifications include minimum one-year professional network news experience, either with a program, bureau or assignment.
Department of Television, Film and Media Studies at Cal State LA: Assistant Professor of Production and Post-Production. This is a tenure-track position with a start date of August 2022. Candidates will have an MFA, or equivalent, in media, film or other closely-related discipline, or MBA or JD, from an accredited institution; professional credits in media, film or television production and/or post-production, and evidence of successful teaching experience in media.EVOLVE (Ava DuVernay’s Company) and
Group Effort Initiative (Ryan Reynolds’ and Blake Lively’s company) Internship
These programs are in the process of recruiting more students for their programs - these students would be eligible for internships, full time opportunities (on set and off), educational trainings, and mentorships.
You must apply through The CSUEA in order to be considered
Opportunities have been created by Evolve Entertainment Fund & Group Effort Initiative but students may not try and contact them directly.
City of L.A. residents, ages 18-24, low income. Preference to rising juniors and seniors. SoCal resident (that can take an internship or full time job in the LA region), ages 18-27, low income
These restrictions will be expanding past LA in the near future but for the time being are restricted to folks who have a residential address in the area.
Graphic Designer (This position only available to CSUDH students): This position is responsible for the timely and consistent completion of various graphic design projects for Enrollment Management. In response to COVID-19, this is a telecommuting position, which allows the individual to perform the duties below in a non-traditional workspace. Hamboning Media LLC: Looking for virtual intern to help with Social Media, Branding, and Development.Researching, using social media trends, posts, and short creations, and reviewing video games and scripts from the company. Not a paid position, anticipating 10-18 hours in summer, and 8 during school semesters. Hamboning Media LLC: Multimedia Research and Development intern. Produce research and development videos utilizing archival materials from a company archive. The videos will be used to create brand-compliant social media postings, trailers, new projects, and other avenues. Not a paid position, but fully remote and anticipates 10-18 hours in summer, and 8 during school semesters. Legacy Pictures: Seeking Creative Service Interns and a Production Intern to be involved in development and production of feature films, tv and commercials.Movie-Podcast Production/Research Intern Opportunity: Bev's Video Kingdom, a movie podcast produced in Northern California, is relatively new but growing fast; we launched our first four episodes in late August 2021, and after 35 episodes we are already outperforming 85% of podcasts. We're seeking an intern to support the research and basic production for the podcast, along with some web and social media development and work on related monetization initiatives. We hope to find interns interested in working about 10 hours per week, and can pay a small stipend (about $150 per month). We are happy to offer supervision/substantiation for students wanting to do this internship for course credit.Applicants should email their resume and a cover letter to email@example.com.
Paramount Pictures - Executive Assistant, Development: Paramount Pictures is looking for an Executive Assistant to provide administrative support for the Director of Development. Qualifications include a Bachelor's degree and 1+ year experience supporting an executive.Producer’s Assistant: Seeking ambitious producer's assistant to aid Founder and President in all elements of day-to-day operations. Daily tasks include script notes, rolling calls, tracking appointments, making submissions/grids, heavy scheduling, etc. Bachelor's degree required, Industry relationships a plus. Extremely detailed, computer literate, work well under pressure, & possess high level of initiative. Ideal candidate is resourceful, articulate, intelligent, and looking to become a producer. Please note, this is a high-volume desk that involves juggling projects in both Film and Television. Salary pay + benefits. SUBMISSION INFO: Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ride1Up: E-bike startup in San Diego looking for a Video Production Intern. It involves shooting and editing raw footage into premium original digital content and creating other audio/visual material for use on social media accounts and website. The intern will have the opportunity to develop a portfolio with high quality video content as well as gain valuable experience in branded content production and video/audio editing. This is an exciting opportunity for an entrepreneurially minded student to be creative, develop a professional portfolio, and come in on the ground floor of a fast-developing company. If interested, please apply with a resume, cover letter, and a link to previous work to email@example.com. Academic credit is required. See PDF for full internship post details.Studio City: Looking for Post-Production Supervisor to manage projects from start to finish under tight deadlines. Technical knowledge and experience with Avid, XCCAM, Aspera, etc. are required. Shifts last 10 hours and pay $200 per day.Story Intern, Disney Animation - Summer 2022: The Story InternshipStory Artists translate story ideas into visual sequences. They convey the essence of storyline, scene structure, and character emotion while creating action and humor in alignment with the film. By working with other members of the production team, they will develop the concepts for cinematography and staging, choosing initial camera placement and angles, defining action and camera movement. This program is intended to provide you an immersive look into this creative process while pairing you with mentors from our talented Story departmentTechnology Research Graduate Intern, Disney Animation - Summer 2022 : Our Internship Program dives into the craft, technology, and operations behind our animated films while developing your skills and connecting you to industry mentors. Find yourself immersed in hands-on projects and learning guided by our developers, engineers, artists, and production managers. You'll learn what it means to be a part of a collaborative team and how your unique talents can grow within our studio. For our 2022 programs, we are committed to providing mentorship and development. Walt Disney Animation Studios' Internship Program provides emerging talent with an immersive view of animation through educational seminars on craft and filmmaking, reinforced by individual and technical projects.Television Academy Foundation: The submission period for spring and summer opportunities is November 12, 2020 - January 19, 2021 at 5:00pm PT. Remote internships and Fellowships will take place June 21 – August 13, 2021. Also, the Foundation will offer the Star Trek Command Training Program (Spring Fellowship) which offers unique educational opportunities within the Star Trek Universe, as well as the Foster Forward Initiative, which provides internships for Southern California foster youth.Writer’s Assistant: A-list Writer/Director/producer/publisher looking for a highly organized Writer's Assistant with publishing and/or Film/Television experience to operate in a fast-paced Film and Television production office with multiple ongoing projects. Ideal candidates have previous writing experience and are comfortable working longer hours, and if necessary, some weekends, and possibly available to travel for productions. A BA is required. SUBMISSION INFO: Send resumes to: firstname.lastname@example.orgWildcoast: San Diego Company seeking an enthusiastic marketing intern for an ocean conservation group to help with storytelling, branding, social media and fundraising events. You’ll get hands-on experience in creating conservation ad campaigns and branding materials, digital + in person events, and compelling content.
OTHER LOCATION OPPORTUNITIES
Assistant Needed for Manager (New York City): Assistant needed for Manager desk at Management/Production Company in New York City. Desk experience needed; artist representation experience preferred. Position requires ability to interface with artists and executives directly, scheduling and coordinating, drafting and emailing submissions, rolling calls, and advancing and creating artist itineraries for various productions, live events, and press appearances. Discretion and professionalism required. SUBMISSION INFO: Send resumes to email@example.com.Assistant for Two Talent Managers (New York City): Seeking an Assistant for two managers in the Talent Department in New York. Entertainment experience and excellent computer skills are mandatory. Responsibilities include heavy phones (scheduling calls, rolling calls, maintaining call sheets), travel coordination for managers and clients, handling client needs and sending appointments. Great growth potential. We use InEntertainment. SUBMISSION INFO: To apply please send resume and references (Subject: NY Talent Assistant) to don@AuthenticM.com.DOCUMENTARY OUTREACH TO COSTA RICA (Costa Rica): The goal of the Documentary Outreach is for our crew to learn a reliable, replicable production process that they can continually leverage to tell engaging stories about real life anywhere around the globe. You are instructed in nonfiction storytelling that has a focus on visual, character driven narratives. Instructional briefings, led by our Documentary Producer, cover research methods, casting, dramatic elements, creating meaning, story outlines, shooting for visual motivation, interviewing techniques, ethical concerns, digital workflow, visual assembly, sound design and more. Every stage of production includes, formal instruction, hands-on workshops and field training. Each traveler can direct their own film or join forces with others to form a creative team. All projects will be actively supported by the Outreach Producer. You learn how to execute every stage of the production process through creating your own work and assisting on the projects of others.