5670 Wilshire Blvd, 9th Floor Los Angeles CA 90036




The Development Intern will have the exciting opportunity to work with one of the nation's leading film arts nonprofits and will support the overall functions of Film Independent’s Development team, including prospect research, donor renewal support, partnership fulfillment and assisting with the overall functions of the department. The intern will also support the Membership department, including their monthly events and renewals process. This position will work roughly 20 hours a week from October 2022 through February 2023. 


Applicants should have strong written and verbal communication skills. Applicants must have experience using Mac platforms and Microsoft Office and possess excellent organization skills, with the ability to handle multiple projects. Applicants should have a professional and friendly office demeanor and must be comfortable working with the public. Knowledge of and interest in film and/or the arts in Los Angeles is a plus. Evening and weekend hours will be required for special event coverage and intern must be able to provide their own transportation.


Film Independent’s mission is to champion creative independence in visual storytelling and support a community of artists who embody diversity, innovation and uniqueness of vision. For over three decades, Film Independent has served the Los Angeles community as a leading nonprofit media arts organization that supports thousands of filmmakers and film lovers annually, including our over 7,750 Members.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to rcavallari@filmindependent.org. No phone calls, please.