Internship Sites

We are adding new agencies and positions in Wilmington, nationally, and internationally, all the time. If you have a specific interest or area that you want to pursue, and we do not presently have contacts in that area – we can help you to identify and find potential sites. Please note that not all agencies listed below currently offer internships. There may also be several new agencies that have not yet been updated to this site. students on film shoot

It is highly recommended that you make an appointment with Internship Director, Terry Linehan, to discuss the best internship fit for you.

Click on the links below for agency descriptions and/or official agency websites where available. DO NOT APPLY DIRECTLY TO, NOR DIRECTLY CONTACT ANY OF THE AGENCIES BELOW. THAT IS THE INTERNSHIP DIRECTOR’S JOB.



WILMINGTON

Editing

Sound

Critical Studies

Production-May include shooting and/or editing

Casting and Acting

Studio

Lighting and Grip

Documentary

Miscellaneous

Camera

Animation

 

OTHER NORTH CAROLINA INTERNSHIPS

CHARLOTTE

Production-May include shooting and/or editing

RALEIGH

STATEWIDE



OTHER USA INTERNSHIPS

  • See Terry Linehan for details

 


LOS ANGELES / NEW YORK CITY / WORLDWIDE

Internship positions in LA and NY may include: script readers, development and acquisitions departments, marketing, distributors, studios, film crews, film archiving and screening, film criticism magazines, film studies publishers, film festivals, talent agencies, agents, and many others. You are encouraged to find new agencies on your own, suited to your interests in film. If you find an agency you would like to work with, please contact Terry Linehan, Internship Director, 106B King Hall, linehant@uncw.edu for approval.

PLEASE NOTE: When considering a Los Angeles, New York City, or worldwide internship, you should ALWAYS look for internships on your own as the needs and personnel at the companies we work with change from year to year and can be unpredictable.

Major studio internships are online applications ONLY.You are responsible for making applications to individual studios on your own. If you obtain an internship, we can get you academic credit. Please see the Film Studies main Internship page under "Important Online Links and Leads" for an incomplete list of specific studios and other agencies for jobs and internships.You should also Google studios and production companies for possible positions.

Before applying to any internship out of state, or abroad, be sure that you can AFFORD to spend a semester, or a summer away. DO NOT APPLY UNLESS YOU ARE SURE YOU CAN PAY FOR TUITION AND ALL TRAVEL AND LIVING EXPENSES.

LOS ANGELES

Production and Development

Casting

Editing

Distribution and Film Sales

 

NEW YORK

Production and Development

Editing

 

UNITED KINGDOM

  • Intellect Books (Please see Dr. Tim Palmer if interested in this Bristol, UK internship)

 


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