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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!

Check back here often, as we'll update this page with any new screenwriting internships that come our way!

Internship Opportunities
For Screenwriters

DC Entertainment

DC Entertainment is looking for a Creative Affairs intern for summer 2021. This is a fully remote opportunity. You do not need to live in Los Angeles to apply. Duties include: Experience all aspects of the television development process for comedy and drama; Provide backup assistance by answering phones, copying and filing documents; Perform other duties as assigned. Requirements: Must be currently enrolled in a college degree program for the duration of the internship; Must know MS Office Suite, including Outlook, Word, etc.; Knowledge and passion for DC properties. Summer 2021 program dates are June 7 - August 13, and interns will be expected to work 40 hours per week. A company-owned laptop will be provided. This position is paid, and the salary will be based on the intern’s office location (relocation not provided). Upperclassmen and graduate students are encouraged to apply. Perks include: Hands-on work with passionate, talented team members in your field; Networking opportunities with industry-leading professionals; Engaging events including executive speakers sessions, professional development workshops, and more; Opportunity to join the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands. Click here to go to the WarnerMedia application page.

Housefire Management

Housefire Management is seeking interns for spring. Interns will be working flexible hours from home. Since its establishment, Housefire’s clients have gone on to develop projects with Universal, Lionsgate, Amazon, Paramount Players, Nickelodeon, CW, and more. Candidates should have some prior experience with script coverage, as responsibilities include writing coverage and more. This is an unpaid internship for college credit. Please submit resumes with the subject line “Housefire Internship” to

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

Amazon Studios - IP and Literary Department

Amazon Studios is seeking bright, multitasking, and self-motivated Intellectual Property (IP) and Literary interns for its summer internship class June - August 2021. This internship is paid, but interns must be enrolled in college to apply. The IP and Literary Department at Amazon Studios identifies and sources IP for potential film/TV adaptation from books, podcasts, articles, graphic novels, video games, board games, and more.

Duties include:
Help with the creation of the IP Memo, which tracks new material in the external marketplace
Distribute a daily memo reporting on major publishing deals, material optioned, and new industry trends
Read books pre-publication and podcasts, and perform coverage
Dive deep into the publishing and audio industries of specific local language territories

Experience with executive-level calendar management and travel coordination
Experience with Microsoft Office products
2+ years of professional experience
Current student seeking grad or undergrad degree
Ability to work 40 hours per week

To apply, click here.

Phoenix Pictures

Phoenix Pictures seeks winter interns. Phoenix has established a reputation for consistently developing first-rate projects with some of Hollywood’s top creative talent. Primary responsibilities include script analysis and coverage, industry research, and participation in staff meetings. Candidates should be enrolled in school and be dedicated and eager to learn. Please send resumes to

Grey Matter Productions

Grey Matter Productions seeks remote interns for spring 2021. Grey Matter Productions is a growing production company with a first-look deal at a major studio with several film and TV projects at various stages of development. This is a great opportunity for those who are interested in producing. If interested, please send resumes to

Charles Osowik

Charles Osowik, an independent literary manager, is looking for a reader intern for the spring 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

Solstice Studios

Solstice Studios is seeking spring semester interns to support its Feature Film Development Department! Duties will include script reading, coverage, phones, job shadowing, research, and various other tasks. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the internship is remote, so interns from any location are welcome to apply. Applicants must be able to receive school credit, as the internship is unpaid. Accomplished students from all majors are encouraged to apply. Please send resumes to

Amarok Productions

Amarok Productions, an award-winning Production Company, is seeking virtual Interns. Interns must be eager to learn about various aspects of the development process and further their knowledge of the entertainment industry. Duties can include reading scripts and providing coverage, monitoring the website and social media channels, and helping to identify future projects, among other tasks. Note: Amarok is based out of Los Angeles and operates on Pacific Standard Time. Please send a resume, cover letter, and sample coverage (if you have it) to


ViacomCBS, a leading global media and entertainment company whose brands include CBS, Showtime, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, and more, is looking for full-time interns in Studio City, CA. Through the ViacomCBS Internship Program, Campus to Career, interns will gain exposure to various business departments and make significant connections for future career opportunities. Duties include tasks related to: Creative Development, which handles the creation of digital and linear projects from initial pitch to premiere; On-Air Creative, which produces multi-platform promotions and packaging for brand properties; and Programming, which handles day-to-day scheduling of content across networks. Click here to apply now.

West Hollywood Based Film & TV Production Company

West Hollywood based Film and TV production company is seeking thoughtful and driven interns for the spring 2021 semester. Credits include THE LORD OF THE RINGS, AUSTIN POWERS, A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET, and multiple projects in production and post. Responsibilities include reading scripts, coverage, answering phones, and sitting in development meetings. This is a part-time, unpaid internship with a minimum commitment of two days a week. School credit is available. Due to COVID-19, the position will commence remotely, with the potential to move to the office based on public safety guidelines. Email your resume, cover letter, and availability to

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

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

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