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Screenwriting Internships

Internship Alert! There are SO many more remote opportunities for film industry internships than ever before. Are you looking for internships this year? If you can earn college credit, there may be an opportunity here for you. SoCreate is not affiliated with the following internship opportunities. Please direct all questions to the email address provided for each internship listing. Do you want to list an internship opportunity? Comment below with your listing and we'll add it to our page with the next update!

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Internship Opportunities
For Screenwriters

Aperture Entertainment

Aperture Entertainment, a boutique management and production company, seeks creative interns to start in July 2021. Due to Covid-19, this internship will be virtual and remote. Aperture represents an array of clients including actors, writers, and directors. The company is in active production on various features and developing several indies. It's looking for interns who can work two to three days per week for twelve plus weeks. Responsibilities will include covering scripts, tracking potential clients, and reviewing film and television roles for acting clients. Course credit is available. Please email resumes and cover letters to agasst@aperture-ent.com.

Los Angeles Talent Management

Los Angeles Talent Management, a talent management company with an international roster, is looking for motivated interns. Candidates should have a general interest in talent representation, film and TV production, and digital branding. Candidates must also be organized with attention to detail; be able to acquire excellent phone skills and be able to adapt to the day-to-day operations in a fast-paced environment. This is a part-time, non-paid internship with the potential to grow. Academic credit can be provided if requested, as well as referrals. Please email your resume to latalentmgmtintern@gmail.com.

Picture Perfect Federation

Picture Perfect Federation, an international studio with fifteen shows in production, seeks summer 2021 interns for a remote, unpaid position through its Beverly Hills office. Interns will learn about film and TV development. Please submit a resume, coverage sample (if you have one), and a cover letter with the days you are available to usoffice@fedent.com.

Maniac Productions

Maniac Productions seeks highly motivated Interns for its upcoming summer session. Maniac is led by writer and producer Michael Seitzman and has a first-look deal with Blumhouse Television. This is a great opportunity for writers and producers interested in TV development. Duties include coverage, reading, research, help with pitch decks and lists. This internship is unpaid and only applicable to current students eligible for school credit. Maniac is looking for energetic, creative interns for two to three days a week to work remotely. Please email your resume and cover letter to thayer@maniac.la.

BarBHouse Productions

BarBHouse Productions is hiring a remote development and production intern! This is an unpaid internship, ideal for students earning school credit. This part-time role will start in June 2021 and end just before September 2021 and will work 5-10 hours per week remotely. The intern will use Zoom to meet with producer and development execs twice per week. Interns will provide script coverage, including notes and creative feedback on various scripts; research for contact info and details of professional individuals as well as companies, and maintain spreadsheets for those; build and update creative materials, including but not limited to basic pitch decks, one-pagers, and newsletter through Google Slide or MailChimp; assist producer and development executives with other needs. Applicants should be open-minded about doing different kinds of tasks; proactive and good with time management; passionate to learn or are interested in films, filmmaking, and storytelling. Interns may have the opportunity to sit in certain meetings with established filmmakers and production companies and get to explore filmmaking from development to funding and more. To apply, send your resume and a short paragraph on why you want to intern at BarBHouse to brielle@barbhouse.com.

Blue Harp Productions

Blue Harp Productions (Micah Fitzerman-Blue and Noah Harpster’s company) is hiring a summer intern for a hands-on experience for those interested in producing and/or screen and television writing. This is an excellent opportunity for those wanting to learn more about the entertainment industry as well as obtain business and management skills. This is an unpaid internship but Blue Harp can provide credit for students. Please send resumes to Daeja@Blue-Harp.com.

Entertainment One Television

Entertainment One Television seeks paid interns for its Summer 2021 Internship Program from June 21 – August 13, 2021. All interns will be paid and work up to 40 hours a week. Summer 2021 will be a virtual remote experience, with responsibilities mainly consisting of heavy script coverage, research projects, and completing tasks as needed. Previous internship experience and experience writing coverage are required. This is a unique opportunity for anyone looking to pursue a career in scripted television. Please send a resume and coverage sample to eOneTVinterns@gmail.com.

Amasia Entertainment

Amasia Entertainment, a boutique production company, is looking for both virtual and hybrid virtual/in-person interns for the summer term. Primary duties may include reading scripts (both feature and TV), providing script notes and coverage, compiling director/writer lists, and various research projects. Occasional duties also include answering phones, scheduling, and posting on social media. It's a casual office and a good sense of humor is very appreciated! Previous script coverage experience is desirable. Candidates must commit to 2-5 full days per week, and work on LA time (10:00 am PT – 6:00 pm PT) if virtual. A reliable phone/internet connection is a must. As this position is unpaid, candidates MUST be eligible for school credit – sorry, no exceptions. Priority will be given to candidates who are in the LA area, and who can be available in-person as needed. A car is a plus. Please send resumes and cover letters to info@amasiaent.com. No phone calls.

CSP Studios

Established management production and management company CSP Studios seeks interns for social media and general public relations. Due to Covid-19, interviews will be held via Zoom and work will be remote to start. Please respond to cspstudios1@gmail.com.

Faster Horse Pictures

Exciting start-up Faster Horse Pictures is seeking interns. Responsibilities include reading/evaluating scripts, books, and article submissions, pitching material to executives, compiling film festival grids/look books, and researching. The experience is meant to expose interns to the world of film development and the processes/infrastructure of a production company. This internship is unpaid and you must be an enrolled student. To apply, send resumes, cover letters, and availability to internships@fasterhorsepictures.com.

Phoenix Pictures

Phoenix Pictures seeks summer interns. Led by Mike Medavoy, Phoenix has established a reputation for consistently developing first-rate projects with some of Hollywood’s top creative talent. Primary responsibilities include reading scripts and providing coverage, script analysis and breakdown, and participation in creative meetings with executives. This is a non-paid, remote internship. Candidates must be enrolled in school and be dedicated and eager to learn. Please send resumes to phoenixpicturesinternship@gmail.com.

Nine Stories Productions

Nine Stories Productions seeks development interns for the summer. The company is New York-based but the internship will be fully remote/virtual – candidates from anywhere in the country are encouraged to apply. All majors are welcome, but a strong interest in feature film and TV development is required. Past experience in analyzing scripts and writing script coverage is strongly preferred. The internship is unpaid but eligible for school credit. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to jobs@ninestoriesproductions.com.

Silent R Management

Silent R Management is a management company based in West Hollywood. Clients include Barry Jenkins ("Moonlight"), Matthew Aldrich ("Coco"), Robin Campillo ("BPM"), and Bora Kim ("House of Hummingbird"). They are seeking exceptional, motivated Interns to start in the summer. Responsibilities will include reading scripts, writing coverage, and other office duties. Interns must commit to no less than two days a week. The internship is unpaid but school credit is available. To apply, email your resume and a cover letter to interns@silentrlit.com.

Lionsgate

Lionsgate is hiring interns for its Summer 2021 Virtual Remote Internship Program. This particular internship is for the motion picture group film development department and requires a talented and focused individual who will handle a variety of administrative duties to support 3-4 junior executives in the creative workflow of internal projects and submissions. Skills Required: Excellent oral and written communication skills; Highly organized and detail-oriented; Driven and passionate about film; Strong interest in film development; Effective time management skills. Responsibilities include: Data entry and filing of creative documents; Compile talent lists; Log and review incoming creative submissions; Read and provide coverage for material; Participate in brainstorms and thought exercises on film packages; Perform semester-long research projects related to film trends; Present materials on “what interns are watching”; Develop a film concept to present to junior executives and assistants at the end of the term; Participate in weekly check-ins with the intern supervisor. The Lionsgate Summer 2021 Internship Program dates are June 21 - August 27, 2021. All interns are required to attend orientation on Monday, June 21, 2021. To apply, head to Lionsgate's Internship page.

Anna Barbara Films

Anna Barbara Films is seeking virtual development interns. Interns must be eager to learn about various aspects of the development process and further their knowledge of the entertainment industry. Duties will include reading scripts and providing coverage, writing script notes, monitoring the website and social media channels, and helping to identify future projects, among other tasks. This internship is unpaid. The duration can be discussed with a minimum of 3 months. Please send a resume and sample coverage to hello@annabarb.com

Focused Artists Branding

Summer and fall interns needed at Focused Artists Branding, a boutique talent agency representing talent and influencers for branding and celebrity endorsements. The internship provides a broad understanding of the entertainment industry as well as an in-depth look at celebrity branding. Ideal candidates are resourceful, great at research, and organized. The internship is for school credit only. Interns who can commit for two semesters/quarters are preferred. Please submit a resume with a cover letter. You must include why you are interested and also why you are a great fit to apply. Interns will work remotely during Covid. Apply to gemma@fabmgmt.com

Charles Osowik

Charles Osowik, an independent literary manager, is looking for a reader intern for the summer 2021 semester who can read/do coverage remotely and help handle other various ad-hoc management duties. Perfect for a student looking for their first industry internship. Must be for school credit. Please send resumes and a list of favorite movies/TV shows to readerintern123@gmail.com

Amarok Productions

Amarok Productions is seeking virtual development interns. As this opportunity is unpaid, applicants must be enrolled in college for credit. Duties: Reading scripts and providing coverage; Writing script notes; Monitoring the website and social media channels; Helping to identify future projects and other tasks. To apply, send a resume, cover letter, and sample coverage to amarokinternships@gmail.com.

Amarok Productions

Amarok Productions is seeking virtual screenwriting interns. As this opportunity is unpaid, applicants must be enrolled in college for credit. Responsibilities: Reading scripts; Preparing script notes; Writing treatments; Polishing scripts. Requirements: Interns must be eager to learn about various aspects of the screenwriting process and further their knowledge of the entertainment industry. To apply, send a resume, cover letter, and one scene you have written to amarokinternships@gmail.com.

Wonder Worldwide

Wonder Worldwide is seeking spring and summer interns, from April-October 2021. This internship is unpaid, so applicants must be eligible for school credit. Wonder Worldwide is a boutique production company headed by film and TV producer Mark Burton, with several projects in all stages of development. To apply, send a resume, a paragraph about yourself, and a coverage sample to info@wonder-films.com.

Talking Wall Pictures

Talking Wall Pictures is looking for interns eager to learn more about story development in the film and television space. Interns will analyze script and literary submissions, prepare coverage, track available intellectual property, and have the ability to present their findings to the leadership team. We are looking for individuals who can commit to working remotely for two to three full days per week, though we are flexible. Internships are for credit only. Send resumes to bucklee.brit@gmail.com.

Rough Diamond Productions

Rough Diamond Productions Interns will help with script coverage, project presentations, and social media and generally assisting with the various films we produce. We have our interns involved in workshops and readings on scripts in development. We encourage our interns to actively contribute and be involved as well as ask questions to build their knowledge base. All applicants need to be in college and able to use the internship as college credit. Email resume to info@roughdiamondproductions.net.

No Trace Camping

Production Company/Financier No Trace Camping is seeking a stellar virtual intern. Duties include reading scripts and providing thoughtful and timely coverage. Email resume and sample coverage to kristin@notracecamping.com.