Bread Loaf Screenwriting Workshop Coordinator Needed

Job Description: 

Recent Graduates of Middlebury College preferred.

The Middlebury Breadloaf Screenwriting Workshop is a new initiative funded through the Fund For Innovation. The Workshop will be held in Middlebury, VT (main campus and Bread Loaf Campus) in January 2018 and will bring together Middlebury students enrolled in the Film and Media Winter Term Class, distinguished professionals from the entertainment industry (mentors), and six emerging screenwriters (fellows) selected through a nationwide open application process. The workshop offers screenwriting mentorship for the six fellows and facilitates familiarization with the script development process for the Middlebury students. Inspired by powerhouses such as the Sundance and Film Independent Labs, the Bread Loaf Screenwriting Workshop will mobilize Middlebury’s alumni and faculty resources to build a hub of creativity where our students can have a first experience of the professional screenwriting world.

The Workshop Coordinator will be responsible for the management, organizing and logistics of the workshop from its launching to the final post-workshop evaluation. Working under the supervision of the Workshop Director, the Coordinator will manage the application process, the inviting, communication and continued contact with the selected fellows and the mentors, the media presence of the workshop, the preparation and logistics of the week-long event, as well as the post-workshop wrap, evaluation and prep for the next edition. The Coordinator will be at the center of a network consisting of College units, entertainment industry professionals, national and Internet-based media, alumni, guests and students and will be responsible for building and maintaining this network.

Timetable: July 3, 2017 to April 8, 2018, approximately 30 hours per week (40 per week in January). Position is eligible for part-time benefits.

Compensation: OP3 at $15.22/hour

Contact: https://middlebury.peopleadmin.com/postings/15189

Social Entrepreneurship Video Intern Needed

Job Description: The Social Entrepreneurship office is seeking a temporary intern to film and edit high-quality interviews with senior Social Entrepreneurship Fellows. The five interviews will take place over the course of one afternoon; the intern will be responsible for equipment setup/takedown and filming. The student intern will also be responsible for editing the footage, which will be posted online and sent to program supporters and donors.

Timetable: Interviews will be ideally be shot during reading days, edited during the exam period, and delivered before leaving for the summer. 

Compensation: Level C ($11.09/hour)

Contact: Heather Neuwirth, hneuwirth@middlebury.edu

DGA Student Film Awards

About: The Directors Guild of America Student Film Awards for African-American, Asian-American, Latino, and Women Directors are designed to honor, encourage, and bring attention to outstanding minority and women directors in DGA selected film schools in the Eastern and Western regions. The awards bring prizes of $2,500 to the winners in each category and $1,000 to Jury Award winners, in both regions. Awards ceremonies will be held at DGA headquarters in Los Angeles and New York on dates to be determined.

Entry Deadline: All submissions must be submitted by Friday, October 6, 2017.

General Rules/Submit: 
https://www.dga.org/Awards/Students/ApplicationRules

Assistant Film Editor Needed

Job Description: This is a Spring Internship opportunity to work on a local, feature-length documentary in a significant capacity. While our team heads to Alaska to film, we are looking for an editor to help catalogue, manage, and edit together footage.

Through this process, you will grow your filmmaking skills and gain an intimate perspective on the production of a feature film. We utilize a powerful editing workflow that is the standard in the documentary film world, and this internship is a unique opportunity to learn that system. This is a structured internship with a high degree of autonomy. As Midd alums we understand the time commitment required by a traditional semester, which is why we are interested in a student who can effectively manage his or her course load.

Timetable: This creative and highly driven individual should be able to commit to 6-8 hours a week. 

More Information: To learn more about the film and its impact check out www.underdogfilm.org.

Requirements: The intern does NOT need to be a film major, but experience with Adobe Premiere Pro is necessary. 
Experience with any other creative cloud apps is a plus. Applicant should be highly organized, detail oriented, and able to set and make their own deadlines during the academic semester.
 
Compensation: $11/hr for 6-8 hours a week. 
 
Contact: Apply on MOJO if interested.
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