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Student Internship Program
August 09, 2019 |  Hong Kong

Join Our Student Internship Program!

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 to give film and media related students the opportunities to experience the work environments of film events organization.


Location of internship: Hong Kong

Period of Internship: 1 year 
To start in October 2019 for three months: Broadway Cinematheque (Admiralty Office)
To start in January 2020 for three months: Asian Film Awards Academy (Office)

To start in April 2020 for three months: Broadway Cinematheque (Admiralty Office)

To start in January 2020 for three months: Asian Film Awards Academy (Office)

Application Deadline: August 30, 2019 (Friday)


Responsibilities
Duties at Broadway Cinematheque
– Assist in writing and proof-reading of film introductions, synopses and BC’s publication in both Chinese and English
– Handle censorship submission, logistics coordination, print traffic and database management
– Assist in programming, content design and audience development
– Coordinate and conduct promotional campaigns
– Assist marketing team in events preparation during non-office hours
– Draft the promotion contents in digital media
– Help promotions at schools and press communications.
– 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, film sharing and Q&A

Duties at the AFA Academy
– Assist in annual awards ceremony that takes place in March, 2018 including;
– Take care of hospitality for VIP guests
– Compile and organize marketing materials for nominated films
– Draft letters/e-mails in Chinese and English
– Translate publicity materials and official documents from English into Chinese and vice versa
– Assist in events organization and research on Asian film cultures and markets
– Compile, organize and analyze 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.

Requirements
– 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 cover letter and CV to info@afa-academy.com


Interview
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview to take place in September, 2017.


Application Form