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Festival Intern  
Rooftop Films

Contact: Genevieve DeLaurier
Email: intern@rooftopfilms.com
Posted: Thu, 1/2/14
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Rooftop Films is seeking interns for Spring 2014. We welcome graduate students and applicants finishing their 1st year of college (or age equivalent) or older. Applications are due no later than January 20, 2014.

Internships are not paid, but can be done for school credit. Find out your school's internship or field work credit requirements and we will work with you to accommodate them.
Our offices are on the border of Park Slope and Gowanus, near the R, F and G trains in Brooklyn, so please apply only if you will be able to handle that commute.


Festival Interns (3 positions)

A great opportunity for film, arts administration and nonprofit management students as well as young filmmakers: learn how a nonprofit film festival works and see hundreds of great movies.

Candidates would be expected to average at least two days a week in the office, but generally the more time you can commit the better.
Internship tasks can include:

+ Tracking and requesting new independent films
+ Contacting and corresponding with filmmakers
+ Organizing off-season film screenings
+ Fundraising and grant work
+ Organizing and maintaining film databases
+ Marketing/Outreach/Publicity
+ Print production Audio and video tech work
+ Writing: including the Rooftop blog, social media, press releases
and website content
+ General office work
+ Anything else you might be interested in-we want you to see how we work

Candidates should have good experience working with Microsoft Office (particularly Excel) and experience with Filemaker, HTML, design programs or video editing software is a plus.

To apply please send a cover letter, resume and references to: intern@rooftopfilms.com. Please include "Festival Internship" in the subject line of your email. Applications are due no later than January 20, 2014.