Outfest is the leading organization that promotes equality by creating, sharing and protecting LGBT stories on the screen. As a community-based film festival, Outfest focuses considerable resources on building bridges between audiences and filmmakers because of the intense bond of shared cultural experience. Outfest builds community by connecting diverse populations to discover, discuss and celebrate stories of LGBT lives.
The 2019 Outfest Los Angeles Programming Intern will have the unique opportunity to assist in maximizing the experience of filmmakers at Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival through our established hospitality and film trafficking systems. This intern shares a tremendous amount of responsibility with our Programming Department to ensure an excellent experience is had by all artists and affiliates.
The ideal internship candidate should have excellent organizational, communication and writing skills, as well as an ability to function effectively in a fast-paced and diverse workplace. Solid computer skills (Apple OS), including Microsoft Office applications, Google Suite, databases, and Internet research skills. Some customer service experience preferred. Previous experience with Adobe Creative Suite, and an interest in LGBTQ film is a plus. Access to personal transportation is extremely helpful for the 10-day run of Outfest Los Angeles.
How to Apply
Please email a single page resume with a separate cover letter expressing a) why you'd like to intern at Outfest and b) why you'd be the ideal candidate for Outfest in this specific position to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: LACAC Programming Intern