The Documentary Group is looking for an enthusiastic intern to assist the development team at our New York office to start as soon as possible, and continue to July (dates are flexible). Our program is open to current college students and recent graduates interested in developing documentary films and series from the ground up. Course credit can be arranged.
As an intern, you would have the opportunity to learn about the research, writing and pitching process, as well as gain insight into funding and distribution. Daily activities will include assisting the small development team with research, story development, creating treatments, funding opportunities, and general office tasks.
Appropriate candidates should:
-Have an interest in documentary filmmaking
-Have strong research and writing skills
-Be able to work well in a team environment and on independent projects
-Be proficient in Microsoft Office, Google Docs, and Mac operating system. Proficiency in graphics/design is a plus.
Tell us about your interests, what you hope to gain out of this internship, and the types of documentaries you like! Please also include any relevant research and writing experience, and list your contact details and availability.
To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions before you apply, feel free to reach out.