INTERNSHIPS

INTERNSHIP SUMMARY

APPLICATION AND RECRUITING TIMELINE

We are now accepting applications for the 2019 Internship program. Qualified candidates will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to organize and execute tasks in a fast-paced environment. Applicants must be detail-oriented, self-motivated, flexible, and be able to work in a team situation.

Applications for 2019 BFF Internships are due by Friday, February 15th. You may apply for more than one internship position, and “2019 BFF Internship Application [Last Name]” should be your email subject. 

INTERN DUTIES (But not limited to):

  • Screen film submissions.

  • Support the administrative needs of the BFF office, including research and maintain structures that help support the office organization. 

  • Help with fundraising solicitations, correspondence, and gift acknowledgments.

  • Contribute as a marketing strategist on a variety of promotional pieces, such as email newsletters, social media, film synopsis, guest bios, and other promotional copy.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Current student or recent graduate in a college or university degree program.

  • Ability to work 10 hours per week (in at least two-hour blocks) at our office in Las Cruces.

  • Must have own transportation to and from Borderscene Film Festival.

  • Demonstrates professional interest in the film, television and media production industry.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Interns are not required to receive course credit, but may be eligible. Check with your advisor.

 

BFF Internships are currently unpaid. However, you will receive benefits for interning.

BENEFITS:

  • 2 - Producer Passes (Access to all parties, films, and events)

  • Gigabit internet access

  • Borderscene Swag

  • Preference for further internships

  • Headshot and Bio on Website

  • Possible promotion to a higher position

 

TO APPLY
Please email a cover letter and resume describing why you would like to intern at Borderscene Film Festival to: dave@borderscene.org.  Download a pdf of this page to give to your advisor here.