The Arab Film Festival is the largest independent annual showcase of Arab films and filmmakers in the country. The festival has an international standing and is considered one of the most important Arab film festivals outside the Arab world. It strives to present the best contemporary films that provide insight into the beauty, complexity and diversity of the Arab world alongside realistic perspectives on Arab people, culture, art, history and politics.
The Internship Program is a competitive educational opportunity offering pre-professional skill building to emerging filmmakers, film enthusiasts and nonprofit professionals. The opportunities offered are quite eclectic with a wide range and flexible scheduling. AFF interns gain valuable experience in marketing, publicity, programming, education, operations, development and more.
How to Apply
View the open opportunities below and email a copy of your resume with a cover letter to intern (at) arabfilmfestival (dot) org
Please indicate the title of the internship in the subject of your email. For example – Internship: Development Intern
Feel free to put more then one job in the job title space.
You may also apply online via Internships.com
Festival Internships Now Open for Summer and Fall 2016
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A prospective intern should be comfortable with computers, especially Word and Excel. There will be a variety of tasks which change weekly including helping maintain databases, coordinating and marketing advance screenings, and researching filmmakers and film websites.
A prospective intern should have a knowledge of best practices for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and experience growing an audience on social media.
Excellent organization and communication skills are a must. This internship offers a monthly stipend after three months.
10-15 hours/week, college credit available, monthly stipend available after 3 months for select internships. We offer a flexible schedule, possibilities to work remotely and lots of perks. Will have the opportunity to work and learn from an experienced team and be part of a growing national organization.