The last round of Student Internship Program is now open for registration (CLOSED)
July 23, 2021 |  Asian Film Awards Academy is pleased to first collaborate with mm2 to present Student Internship Program

█ The last round of Student Internship Program is now open for registration █ 
Asian Film Awards Academy is pleased to first collaborate with mm2

Application Deadline: 31 August, 2021 (Tuesday)



(Event photo from mm2)

Those who like to watch Hong Kong movies may have noticed a very active film company name in recent years – mm2. mm2 Hong Kong has actively produced and invested in local production included "Vampire Cleanup Department", "Shadows", "One Second Champion", and "Drifting". Moreover, mm2 have distributed more than twenty films from all over the world. mm2 also hold a short-film competition called mm2 Movie Makers Awards. It offers budding filmmakers a platform to showcase their talents and encourage film production in Hong Kong.

To nurture a new generation of dedicated film events programmers, marketers and organizers, the Asian Film Awards Academy organizes the Student Internship Program in association with mm2 this year to give film and media related students the opportunities to experience the work environments of film events organization.

Organizers: Asian Film Awards Academy, mm2
Financial Supporters: Create Hong Kong, Film Development Fund

Location of internship: Hong Kong
Period of Internship: around 1 year
To start in November 2021 for 5 months: Asian Film Awards Academy (To Kwa Wan Office)
To start in April 2022 for 5 months: mm2 (Kowloon Bay Office)

Duties at mm2:
●Assist marketing team in administrative support
●Coordinate and conduct promotional campaigns or screenings
●Assist marketing team in events preparation during non-office hours
●Handle censorship submission and logistics coordination
●Provide basic editing for promotional materials
●Assist in data research and production for a multi-region video streaming platform

Duties at the AFA Academy:
●Assist in events organization and research on Asian film cultures and markets
●Coordinate and conduct Academy’s programming promotional campaigns
●Translate publicity materials and official documents from English into Chinese and vice versa
●Compile, organize and analyse data
●Assist in developing marketing and promotion channels
●Assist in drafting meeting agenda and minutes, updating AFA Academy databases and archives and proofreading daily documents.



(Event photo from mm2)

Requirements:
●Hong Kong Permanent Resident
●Students who are pursuing their diploma, associate, bachelor or master’s degree in film and media related disciplines
●Attentive to details, result-oriented, proactive, good with figures and strong analytical skills
●Team player – good interpersonal and communication skills
●Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese, knowledge of Mandarin is preferable
●Knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro is an advantage
●Knowledge of other Asian language(s) is an advantage

Application Method:
Please send your cover letter, CV and Portfolio to info@afa-academy.com

Download the application form:Download

Interview:
Shortlisted applications will be contacted for an interview to take place in September, 2021


Please contact us if any questions,
Email: info@afa-academy.com
Tel: +852 3195 0608
Address: Unit D2, 4/F, Freder Centre, 68 Sung Wong Toi Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Website: www.afa-academy.com