INTERNSHIP PROGRAM – AUDIO VISUAL TEAM

By March 5, 2018Blog

AV interns are responsible for creating branded video content for Melbourne Webfest ranging from announcement videos to an intern defined creative project. AV Interns will work as a team to research, develop and produce a series of nomination videos for the 2018 festival year, as well as work on a live stream during the 2018 Program Launch. Interns will also be able to create their own original 3 part web series from scratch that will premiere during the festival.

Interns will work alongside their supervisors Harrison Lawrence and Richard Khouri to create a portfolio of work during the festival.

Key Selection Criteria

  • An interest in video content, particularly web series.
  • Passion for every aspect of video production
  • B average academic level.
  • Majoring in Media or Creative Arts
  • Able to work both individually and as part of a team

Desired Knowledge and Skills

  • A solid understanding of the Adobe Creative suite, especially Premiere Pro and Photoshop
  • Strong grasp of camera use
  • Knowledge of sound recording/mixing would be looked upon favourably
  • Understanding of delivery formats for web.

Requirements

  • Hours: equivalent to 120 hours over 15 weeks between March and July
  • Mandatory attendance to meetings
  • Meet all deadlines
  • Amicable personality
  • Ability to work under pressure

Benefits

  • Hands-on experience
  • University credit
  • Competitive resume and portfolio building
  • Complimentary pass for a special guest to Melbourne WebFest
  • Invite to all exclusive events with VIP guest/speakers of Melbourne WebFest
  • Letter of reference from Melbourne WebFest upon request

To apply:
Email resume & short cover letter addressing the above points to info@melbournewebfest.com with the Subject Line: FULL NAME: MWF AV INTERNSHIP

Please attach a copy of your marks from all your subjects so far (available via Student Online). Deadline: 23 March Internship begins: Saturday 31 March (NB: Keep this date free as it will be our induction day) The festival will be held from 28 June to 1 July 2018. You must be available for most of this weekend.

Lauren

Author Lauren

Lauren Colosimo is the Communications Manager for Melbourne Webfest. A Journalism graduate from La Trobe University, she now works there as a Student Communications Officer. Lauren has been part of the WebFest team since 2014. She is a writer, videographer and producer.

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