WAM!Boston Film Festival Fall Internship

Looking to combine your interest in film, event planning, and women’s issues? Well, here’s a great shot to do just that. We’re in the process of hiring an Fall Intern to play an integral, hands-on role in the organization of the 3rd Annual WAM!Boston Film Festival, which will present films made by and about women at the Brattle Theatre in March 2013. Could it be you or someone you know? Specifically, we’re looking for someone to do the following:

– Pre-screen film submissions for quality, content, and technical issues
– Organize digital copies of films and DVDs to be viewed by the festival selection committee
– Data entry
– Connect with organizations and key individuals to spread the word about our call for film submissions
– Contact local businesses and organizations about sponsorship opportunities
– Assist with other festival logistics as needed

Skills needed:
– Being highly organized is a must
– Good customer service/people skills/comfortable on phone
– familiarity with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel)
– Good writing skills
– Interest in film, event planning, and marketing
– Be able to work independently
– Familiarity with digital video formats
– Graphic design skills not required, but a plus

Good candidates must be willing to commit to 10-15 hours per week, including time for supervision. Fearless in the face of detail. We are not able to offer a stipend but are happy to work with schools to help you earn college credit. People of all genders, colors, cultures, identities and orientations encouraged to apply.

TO APPLY:

Mail or email resume and cover letter to:
Intern Search
Women, Action & the Media
7 Temple Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

email: [email protected] (subject: Film Fest Intern Search)

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