5670 Wilshire Blvd, 9th Floor




The Video Content Production Intern will have the exciting opportunity to work at one of the nation’s premiere film arts nonprofits. The intern will shoot and edit video for Film Independent’s YouTube channel and social media channels. Additional duties may include shooting, editing and uploading videos for Film Independent’s various marketing needs, organizing digital files and Film Independent’s archival YouTube videos (this may entail adjusting thumbnails and video tags) and organizing inventory equipment. This position will work approximately 20-30 hours a week from June through September. The schedule will include some nights and weekends.


Applicants should have basic photography, videography and nonlinear editing skills. Knowledge of Sony 5D camera, Adobe Premiere and prior experience creating content for YouTube are a plus. Applicants must be comfortable using Mac platforms and should possess a friendly and professional office demeanor. Knowledge of and interest in the world of film is helpful. Prior event coverage experience is preferred. Reliable access to a car is required as the intern will participate in on-location shoots.


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 mwarren@filmindependent.org. If possible, it is also strongly preferred that the applicant submit 1-2 relevant video work samples. No phone calls, please.