The Ann Arbor Film Festival is currently seeking interns for a variety of fall/winter positions beginning in September 2016 and continuing through March 2017. We are looking for energetic, focused, organized individuals who are excited to be a part of our unique community and help drive our creative efforts. We are seeking motivated and dependable interns who will commit 12-15 hours a week with a potentially larger commitment during the week of the festival. All interns serve on the festival's student outreach committee in addition to serving in one of the following roles:
Public Relations Assistant
Special Events/Hospitality Assistant
Program & Guest Services Assistant
Graphic Design Intern
Education Outreach Coordinator
Festival Operations Assistant
VISIT: AAFILMFEST.ORG/ABOUT/JOBS for full descriptions and details.
An AAFF internship provides excellent real-world experience in the fast-paced (at times) film festival industry. It is a great resume builder and we provide recommendations for our interns. Our office environment is hard-working, but fun and laid back, often with music and/or movies in the room.
Past AAFF intern Fahim Rahman rated his internship as "a truly singular educational experience", and intern Kyle Stefek said, “I’m so grateful for my time at the Ann Arbor Film Festival and would encourage anybody I know to intern here, as well. The people I met were so friendly and helpful—I think this internship gave me so much more than just a bullet point on my resume.”
To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to Tim Harkins at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants may express an interest in more than one internship.
***Please note we only offer unpaid internships at this time. We have more applicants than positions available, so not everyone will be placed***