Good Universe (formerly Mandate Pictures) known for EVIL DEAD, THIS IS THE END, 50/50, HOPE SPRINGS, THE POSSESSION, HAROLD & KUMAR, STRANGER THAN FICTION, JUNO, THE STRANGERS, etc.
seeks smart, motivated interns for its Summer 2013 Film Development internship program.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: reading and evaluating script, book, and article submissions, updating company script and DVD databases, pitching material to executives, attending weekly staff meetings, compiling film festival grids, researching short films and up-and-coming talent, and covering executives’ desks/phones when needed.
In addition to daily administrative/creative tasks, the internship also involves a Q&A dinner with Good Universe’s creative executives and intern lunches on film finance, physical production and film marketing. Overall, the experience is meant to expose interns to the world of film development and give them a better understanding of the processes and infrastructure of a film financier/production company.
The position is unpaid and candidates must receive college credit. Hiring will take place from now through May and the internship will run till through August. To apply, send resumes, cover letters and dates where you are in Los Angeles and available to work to firstname.lastname@example.org.