TERM OF INTERNSHIPS
The Festival and MDC’s Tower Theater Miami internships are temporary assignments that last approximately 12-16 weeks. Internships occurring during a given academic year typically require a minimum commitment of 15 hours per week. However, the hours and length of the internship can be adjusted depending on the needs of the department and the availability of the student.
Internship terms are as follows:
SUMMER: Dates Flexible
FALL SEMESTER: August 21, 2017 – Dec. 15, 2017
2018 SPRING SEMESTER: Jan. 8, 2018 – April 30, 2018
Interns are required to submit a resume, cover letter and three references. All requests for internship are reviewed by the appropriate department. Candidates who meet the needs outlined by a department are interviewed in person.
At the end of the internship, participants are asked to complete an internship program evaluation form. Additionally, the participant’s supervisor will complete an appraisal form. Any and all institutional paperwork will be completed to ensure credit requirements are met, if applicable.
Internships take place at the Miami Film Festival offices, located on the the Freedom Tower, 600 Biscayne Blvd, 4th Floor, Miami, FL 33132 or at MDC’s Tower Theater, 1508 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33135 in Historic Little Havana.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply for a Festival or MDC Tower Theater Miami Internship, check that you fulfill the requirements:
- 12-16 week commitment (start and end dates above)
- Minimum 15 hours per week
Select your top three department choices, in order of preference, for your internship (e.g. Filmmaker Services, Marketing and Outreach, Tower Theater Operations, Press Operations, etc.)
Submit resume, cover letter and references, as well your department choices to Internships at email@example.com.
For more information on the Miami Film Festival and MDC’s Tower Theater, call 305-237-FILM (3456).