Boston Jewish Film

Watertown St
West Newton, MA 02465
www.bostonjfilm.org
info@bostonjfilm.org

Date Posted:
August 10, 2018

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Artistic/Programming

Type:
Intern

Programming and Festival Production Intern

Description:
The Boston Jewish Film Festival is looking for Fall 2018 interns with a passion for the arts and who want to learn first-hand how film festivals work as well as make industry connections. Our 2018 festival will be from November 7th to the 19th at local theaters and venues throughout the Greater Boston area.
 

As a Programming and Festival Production Intern you will help us choose and program films for one of New England's largest film festivals! On the programming side you will work side-by-side with the Artistic Director and Program Associate to:


* Research films

* Pre-screen films and prepare screening notes

* Obtain information about and process incoming films

* Organize and maintain online film library

* Opportunity to spearhead independent projects

* Earn credit for school


On the Festival Production side you will assist in all event-planning and office administration aspects of getting ready for our 2018 Festival. Collaborating with the Director of Production, Program Associate, and other festival staff, you will:


* Work on logistics for events and screenings

* Research and pursue sponsorship opportunities for the Fall Festival

* Assist managers at screenings, fundraising events and more

* Prepare various reports and presentations with Microsoft Office software

* Earn credit for school


Interns typically work two days (8-10 hours) per week in a fun, fast-paced environment at our office in West Newton (free parking and public transport accessible). 


Qualifications:
A passion for film and the arts and an interest in Jewish culture (no Jewish background required).
How To Apply:
Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to jobs@bjff.org with the internship you are interested in as the subject line.
Apply by:
September 17, 2018
Salary:
Unpaid
About this Organization:

The Boston Jewish Film Festival celebrates the richness of the Jewish experience through film and media. Throughout the year, the Festival engages and inspires the community to explore the full spectrum of Jewish life, values and culture. We are located in West Newton, on the MBTA bus and commuter rail. Free parking.