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LONE STAR FILM FESTIVAL


ADMINISTRATIVE INTERNSHIP
 

The Lone Star Film Society 501c3 non-profit organization is in search of an unpaid Administrative Intern to work alongside the organization's Executive Director and other team leaders in the planning and execution of the 17th annual Lone Star Film Festival (November 2023) in Fort Worth, Texas.  This position offers the opportunity to experience multiple jobs that may include:

  • Film programming

  • Travel coordination

  • Data entry

  • Ticketing and merchandise

  • Website updates

  • Social media oversight

  • Filmmaker correspondence

  • Festival attendee guest service
     

Work Schedule:
August 7 through November 17, 2023

 

Hours:

9 am - 3 pm, Monday through Thursday (flexible)

12-hour days during the Lone Star Film Festival (November 3 - November 5)
 

Location:

Initially, remote

In-person office hours will start in September

On-site presence during the Lone Star Film Festival (November 3 - November 5) required

 

Compensation:
No pay

However, this intern will be eligible for paid positions depending on performance
 

Experience:
No experience required

Film enthusiasts, filmmakers, and customer service experience is encouraged

Requirements:
Ba
ckground check

Code of Conduct

FILM INSTRUCTORS

Professional experience in one or more of the following areas to assist in teaching film camp students, please apply:

  • Screenwriting - assisting the students in crafting their story into a script for production

  • Acting - on-camera acting and auditioning

  • Directing / Producing - preproduction, managing a set, creating a schedule, shot list, postproduction

  • Sound Recording - recording the best possible sound on-set

  • Cinematography / Lighting - working with cameras and light

  • Editing - assisting in editing a final short film 

 

Commitment Requirement:
One day minimum.  Multiple days to full weeks will be considered.

 

Compensation:
$15
0/day rate (8 hours/per day) as a 1099 independent contractor 

 

Additional Requirements
Required before work: a two-hour compliance training and background check.

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

 

No filmmaking experience is required but recommended.  Production Assistants will service the logistics of the film camp weeks, which includes:

 

  • Management Film Camp Attendee paperwork

  • Equipment loading and unloading

  • Coordinating Lunch orders and pickup

  • Assistant Instructors and Film Camp Attendees on the set or in the classroom

  • Organizing and cleaning the spaces that our film camp occupies

 

Commitment Requirement:

One-week minimum.  Multiple weeks will be considered and encouraged as we need to fill four full weeks.

 

Compensation:

$80/day rate (8 hours/per day) as a 1099 independent contractor 

 

Additional Requirements

Required before work: a two-hour compliance training and background check.

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