Participant Media is a Beverly Hills based production company which finances, produces, and distributes socially relevant films and documentaries. Participant’s film releases include the 2010 Academy Award-winning documentary, The Cove, the 2010 Academy Award-nominated documentary Food Inc., The Crazies, The Visitor, Good Night and Good Luck, Syriana, and Academy Award winner, An Inconvenient Truth. Whether it is a feature film, documentary or other form of media, Participant exists to tell compelling,
entertaining stories that also create awareness of the real issues that shape our lives. We believe that a good story well told can truly make a difference in how one sees the world.
Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment:
Participant Media and TakePart.com are looking for a production/editing intern. We are a multimedia company responsible for films like The Cove, An Inconvenient Truth, Syriana, Good Night and Good Luck, and The Crazies. You will assist and participate in various productions associated with TakePart’s Members Project as well as a variety of videos that may be used throughout marketing and social action campaigns directly related to our films. Production responsibilities include assisting with equipment set up/breakdown, boom operating, and camera operating. Post Production responsibilities will range from capturing/logging footage to assembling rough cuts with the potential to edit entire videos from start to finish. You should have an expertise in video editing (with strong knowledge of Final Cut Pro) and have production experience. Animation, motion graphics, Photoshop, and After Effects experience are all a major plus, but not a requirement.
Benefits & Perks:
12-15 Hours Per Week