Join Our Student Internship Program
May 19, 2021 | 

█ Join Our Student Internship Program █ 
Application Deadline: June 25, 2021 (Friday)

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.

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

Location of internship: Hong Kong
Period of Internship: 1 year
To start in August 2021 for 6 months: Asian Film Awards Academy (To Kwa Wan Office)
To start in February 2021 for 6 months: Broadway Cinematheque (Admiralty Office)

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
●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 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

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 and CV to info@afa-academy.com

Download the application form: Download

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