Filmmaker / Editor - Internship

Filmmaker / Editor - Internship  

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Greater London 
Location details:
Central London 
Job Sector:
Media / New Media 
1 - 4 Months 
Post date:


Our Offer:

We have a volunteering role available and we would expect the student or graduate to volunteer for at least 3 months do gain real work experience in this role.
We provide a cool environment to work at. It’s an open plan office in Trafalgar Square. Friendly and supportive delegates, with a high-performance culture and many learning opportunities.

The role of ‘Filmmaker with editor ’ will embrace many different tasks and the right person must have the right skills as well as the best attitude. You must know how to take photos and use software to edit them to be used in print and online. (You must have access to software to edit videos and photos).

These are the tasks for the filmmaker/editor/director:

- go to different locations to shoot the video;
- make sure lighting and sound are of the best quality;
- use best angles for image and lighting;
- direct the reporter and the interviewee for best footage location, sound and image;
- receiving a brief of footage and/or a shot list;
- assembling all raw footage, with camera shots either recorded or transferred onto video tape in preparation for inputting into the computer;
- inputting uncut rushes and sound, and synchronising and storing them into files on the computer;
- digitally cutting the files to put together the sequence of the film and deciding what is usable;
- creating a 'rough cut' (or assembly edit) of the programme/film and determining the exact cutting for the next and final stages;
- reordering and tweaking the content to ensure the logical sequencing and smooth running of the film/video.

Additional tasks may include:

- overseeing the quality and progress of audio and video engineering and editing;
- consulting with the director, producer and/or client throughout the post-production process; familiarising yourself with the style of specific directors
- experimenting with styles and techniques including the design of graphic elements;
- writing voiceover/commentary;
- suggesting or selecting music;

PS: you must have the equipment to be able to complete this internship. This is a startup company.


What we expect from the right volunteer:
Know how to film, use any type of camera and editing software.
To speak advanced level of English
Great communication skills both written and verbal
A high standard of computer literacy
Passion for creating content that will help others
Be motivated, communicative and a team player
Strong presentation skills
Tight organizational and time management skills
Great business sense and the ability to work to budgets
Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
Passion, Integrity, and Energy!

Time of contract: minimum 3 months
Start date: asap