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Student Internship Program
May 29, 2018 |  Hong Kong

Student Internship Program is now calling for application!

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 the Broadway Cinematheque (Hong Kong) to give film and media related students the opportunities to experience the work environments of film events organization.

Organizer: Asian Film Awards Academy

In Association with: Broadway Cinematheque

Financial Supporters: Create Hong Kong and Film Development Fund


Application deadline: 03/07/2018 (Tues)


Location: Hong Kong

Period of internship: A total of six months

To start in August or September 2018 for three months: Broadway Cinematheque (Admiralty office)

To start in December 2018 or January 2019 for three months: Asian Film Awards Academy (Tin Hau office)



Duties at Broadway Cinematheque

- Write Chinese and English film introductions and synopses

- Handle censorship submission

- Logistics coordination, print traffic and database management

- Assist in programming, content design and audience development

- Assist in hosting film sharing, introduction and Q&A sessions

- Organize and produce promotional collaterals

- Assist in fact-checking and proof-reading for BC’s publications

- Create contents and conduct promotional campaigns on new media

- Assist marketing team in events preparation during non-office hours

- Help promotions at universities and secondary schools

- Assist the PR Executive to increase coverage on both traditional and digital media platforms

- Assist hospitality team in executing overseas guests’ agendas, including preparation of festival badges, goodie bags, tickets, interviews and Q&A


Duties at the AFA Academy

- Assist in annual awards ceremony that takes place in March, 2019

- Take care of hospitality for VIP guests

- Compile and organize marketing materials for nominated films

- Draft and translate letters, e-mails, publicity materials and official documents in Chinese and English

- Assist in events organization

- Research Asian film cultures and markets

- Compile, organize and analyze data



- Hong Kong Permanent Resident

- Students who are pursuing their diploma, associate, bachelor or master 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 other Asian language(s) is an advantage


Application Method

Please send your application form, cover letter and CV to info@afa-academy.com.



Shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview in July.

Application form