Film Program Intern


Posted: 11/18/2021

Film Program Intern

Starting Jan 3rd 2022 through May 31st 2022

10 hours per week 

For experience + $12/hours

Utah Film Center is seeking an individual who is eager to learn about film distribution, video production, and operations around a weekly/monthly/yearly film schedule. This will be a broad, hands on introduction to the basics of internal operations and external community engagement. The ideal intern will be passionate about informing and exposing the community to new ideas through cinema and interested in the film industry.

The organization’s engagement, support, and supervision will be very hands-on. We are a small non-profit organization so communication, teamwork, time management, interpersonal skills, and goal setting are absolutely essential to our success. The intern will be fully integrated into our open office environment and will be treated equal to all other staff members. 

The intern will also provide critical support for streaming platform management and online chat moderation for our free film screening programs in Salt Lake City.

Roles and Responsibilities:  

  • Film Programming: database management, contact management, film research, invoicing, web page edits, and attendance information.

  • Assist with editing video content for marketing purposes. Basic Adobe Premiere experience required. 

  • Assist with organizing post-film panel discussions as part of the Utah Film Circuit & Community screenings.

  • Learn proficiency with online streaming platforms. Also learn proficiency with modern film distribution models.

  • Must be available on Tuesday nights to assist with producing online weekly events.

  • Assist with in-person screening events (where applicable)

?This remote position reports to the Programming Manager and the Exhibition and Technology Officer and will be evaluated on attitude, time management, quality of work, and innovation. Additionally, this position will also be evaluated on the success in meeting goals and objectives developed at the beginning of the internship period. Weekly remote meetings for guidance are required.

To Apply

Please send cover letter and resume to