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The Fox Searchlight Acquisitions Intern will support our close knit team as we prepare for various film festivals, including: Sundance, Berlin, SXSW, Tribeca and Cannes. Our intern will assist with database management, project tracking, script & film evaluation, creation of materials for festivals and other projects as assigned.
Learning Objectives: An exciting opportunity to gain exposure to the acquisition process in a studio setting while learning the ins-and-outs of each festival. Our intern will also have the opportunity to gain experience evaluating material while receiving feedback and mentoring throughout their internship.
Currently enrolled in as an undergraduate, sophomore status or higher. Graduate students are also encouraged to apply.
Must be interested in film acquisitions and have some familiarity with the independent film market and the festival circuit.
Comfortable evaluating material and giving both written and verbal feedback.
Must use time efficiently and complete projects in a timely manner.
Must be comfortable working with a sense of urgency and in high pressure situations.
Must be resourceful and comfortable working autonomously on a variety of projects with a “no task too small” mentality.
Excels with attention to detail and organizational skills.
Prior internship experience in the film industry is preferred.