Internships

Film Society of Lincoln Center interns gain valuable experience while working at one of the world’s premiere non-profit cinemas. Internship applicants must be students seeking course credit.

Editorial Internship
The Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Director of Editorial and Creative Strategy is seeking an intern to assist in daily editorial and creative activities for the organization, including materials published in its programming calendar, website, and magazines. The candidate would ideally have strong editing, proofreading, organizational, and communication skills, a strong attention to detail, and a serious interest in film. This is a nonpaid internship, so the ideal candidate would be in college to receive college credit and available two days a week during the hours 11 to 6:00 (there is some flexibility here).

Responsibilities include:

  • Proofreading text for programming calendars, magazine, website, advertisements, and sponsorship events
  • Taking part in discussions and giving feedback on creative direction for advertising and marketing materials, including video
  • Assisting in collecting materials and research for Film Society events when applicable
  • Assisting in reading, editing, and fact-checking printed and online materials for the New York Film Festival

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Film Comment Digital Production Internship
Film Comment is currently looking for a digital production intern. Our ideal candidate is someone who has extreme attention to detail and is proficient in HTML. (We are not looking for a developer or someone seeking to gain experience in app/web development.) This position will be twice a week for college credit.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting the digital editor in reflowing text from new issues of Film Comment into WordPress and our web-based app CMS
  • Assist in converting the magazine’s 50-plus year archive into web-friendly formats
  • Proofreading materials for web publishing, including online-only content

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Operations & Production Internship

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting Gala Production team with creation/distribution of weekly reports
  • Creating production workflows/packets
  • Maintaining spreadsheets and tracking documents under the direction of staff
  • Taking notes/distributing follow-ups at staff meetings
  • Support NYFF Production Team in long lead projects like film tracking, data clean up, and submissions system oversite

Requirements

  • Must be currently enrolled in a university or a recent graduate.
  • Must be able to take direction well and work independently as needed.
  • Must be fluent with excel, google sheets, and contemporary email systems.
  • Must be a good communicator.
  • Facility with Keynote or PowerPoint helpful.

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