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June 23, 2022

Industry Relations Newsletter

Summer 2022 Newsletter!

The Industry Relations department remains open throughout the summer to answer any questions you may have! Visit us for career meetings, festival & distribution advice, and internship & first job placement. We look forward to seeing you!

Calling All LGBTQ+ Creators:

Fellowship Highlight: The Half Initiative

Created by Ryan Murphy, the Half Initiative produces a more inclusive entertainment industry by creating equal opportunities for women, BIPOC, LGBTQ+ people and minorities behind the camera.

Deadline: June 30th

The Fellowship Guide:

The Fellowship Guide

Looking to apply to directing workshops, screenwriting competitions, or production grants? View all the latest opportunities available for emerging filmmakers in one document! If you’re a writer, director, producer, animator, composer, or creative-exec in the making, this guide is for you!

Festivals and Distribution:

The Festival Guide

New Updates This Week! For your all your Film Festival needs! Click to find the latest call for entries, local festival to attend, news, discounts & waivers, grants & funds, and labs & programs.


Career Resources:

Looking to punch up your resume? Eager to master script coverage? Here are some helpful career resources, including sample cover letters, networking tips, and more.

Professional Development Packet - Application Samples

Resume Bootcamp

Cover Letter Bootcamp

Interview Bootcamp

LinkedIn Bootcamp

Script Coverage Workshop (and Template Examples)

You know you need to click on these! Thank you! 

First Jobs:

Attention Class of 2022 Graduates! Join the First Jobs Program TODAY!

FIRST JOBS gives participating employers access to a pool of talented recent USC School of Cinematic Arts graduates who meet all the qualifications for entry-level jobs in the entertainment industry, and gives recent graduates an opportunity to join leading industry companies and productions.

Please click on “Alumni: Apply to First Jobs Program” to get started.


Internship One-on-Ones

Schedule a meeting to discuss Fall 2022 internships. All meetings are tailored to review your career trajectory and find internships that match your job goals.

If you are interested in a one-on-one meeting, please reach out to

Internship Highlights:

Sundance Institute Summer 2022 Internship (PAID)

The Episodic Intern is charged with providing support to the Episodic Program at the Sundance Institute. Interns participate in department activities, including the screenplay review process, with the goal of learning how to track submissions, evaluate episodic material, and provide feedback for work-in-progress pilot scripts. Additionally, interns will gain insight into the TV industry and sharpen professional skills as essential members of the Episodic team.


Taylor and Dodge Summer Intern

Join our growing Film Production, Financing and Sales company. Taylor & Dodge started as a film sales company and has grown into the most agile financing and production company in the business today, with upcoming productions starring Natalie Portman, Julianne Moore, Diane Keaton, Samuel L. Jackson, Uma Thurman, Maya Hawke, Bette Midler, Liam Neeson, Jason Statham, Antonio Banderas, and more.


Internships currently listed on the Opportunities page:

De Line Pictures Fall Internship

ShivHans Pictures Fall Intern




Sundance Institute Summer 2022 Internship (PAID)

Taylor and Dodge Summer Intern

Wild & Scenic Film Festival, On Tour Business Intern

SK Global Early Development Fall Internship

Mojo Global Arts Remote Part-Time Unpaid Development Fall Internship

Harbringer Pictures Summer/Fall Intern


The Exchange Fall Intern

Thunder Road Fall Intern

Artemis Pictures, Summer 2022 Internship

Delirious Media Fall Intern

Leviathan Productions Summer Intern

Women In Film Fall Intern

The Mighty Networks Intern

Underground Films Intern

87North Fall Intern

Imagemovers Fall Intern

Olive Bridge Entertainment Fall Intern

Empirical Evidence Fall Intern

Kamala Films Fall Intern

Wavelets Entertainment Creative Development Intern (Fall/Winter 2020)

Wavelets Entertainment Creative R&D With a Focus on Film Intern (Fall/Winter 2022)

Odenkirk Provissiero Entertainment Fall Intern

3311 Productions Fall Intern

Ramo Law PC Fall Intern

David Lonner Company & Kavana Entertainment - Development Intern - SUMMER 2022

20th TV Current Series Internship, Fall 2022

Safran Company Intern

Matt Tolmach Productions Summer Development Intern (PAID)

Outcry Films, Summer 2022 Internship

Disney Fall Internship Program - NOW LIVE

Disney Branded Television Original Movies Internship, Fall 2022

NBCUniversal Fall Internship Program - Now LIVE

Yamaha Music, Marketing Intern - Video Production, Summer 2022

Palette Pictures, Summer 2022 Internship (REMOTE)

Panay Films, Summer 2022 Internship

El Estudio, Summer 2022 Development Internship (REMOTE)

Alchemy Entertainment, Management Co, Summer 2022 Internship

Workshop Creative, Music Industry Internship, Summer 2022

Words + Pictures, Summer 2022 Internship (NYC)

London Alley Entertainment, Summer 2022 Internship

Major Celebrity-Owned and Operated Production Company, Summer 2022 Internship (LA & NYC, PAID)

Post Production Intern - WILD 7 STUDIOS

Film Publicity Intern - Katrina Wan PR

Sony Pictures Entertainment, Photography Department, Summer 2022 Internship

Simon & Schuster Book Publishing Internship Program (FALL, REMOTE)

Mark Victor Productions, Summer 2022 REMOTE Internship

Warner Media, Program Planning and Scheduling, Summer 2022 Internship

The Art of Runway, Summer 2022 Documentary Production Internship

Chernin Entertainment Internship Program, June - December 2022, PAID

Heroes and Villains Entertainment, Summer 2022 Internship

Amblin Partners, Finance Internship Summer 2022 (PAID)

Olive Bridge Entertainment, Summer 2022 Internship

ACE Internship Program, Fall 2022 Assistant Editing Internship (PAID)

Star Trek Command Training Program, EMMYS Television Academy, FALL

Winterlight Pictures Remote Development Intern

SK Global Early Development Internship


EMMYS Television Foundation, Fall 2022 Internships (PAID)




Creative Development Intern - Hyde Park Entertainment Group (REMOTE)

Rebelle Media, Summer 2022 Internship (REMOTE)

NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA), Summer 2022 Internship

A3 Artists Agency, Summer 2022 Internship Program

Dynamic Television, Summer 2022 Internship (Remote)

Digital Era Productions, Summer 2022 Internship

APG Pictures Unscripted Television, Summer 2022 Internship (Remote)

(NEW YORK) Anonymous Premium Streaming Show, Research, Summer 2022 Internship (PAID)

SONY Virtual Reality Group, Motion Pictures Group - Summer 2022 Internship (PAID)

(NEW YORK) Barstool Sports Communications Intern

(NEW YORK) Barstool Sports Graphic Design Intern

Downtown Music Services Content Operations, Summer 2022 Internship (PAID)

StoryFit, Summer 2022 Internship

TMZ, Summer 2022 Internship

2.0 Entertainment, Summer 2022 Internship (PAID)

Humanitas, Programs Outreach, Summer 2022 Internship

License to Watch, Podcast, Summer 2022 Internship

Anchor Entertainment, Summer 2022 Internship

Wake Up & Vote, Social Impact Producing Internship

Office of Celebrity Chef Devin Alexander, Summer 2022 Internship

EST Studios, Summer 2022 Internship

IPG, Summer 2022 Internship (Remote)

American Black Film Festival, Summer 2022 Internship

Funhaus, Summer 2022 Internship

Roadside Attractions, Summer 2022 Internship (Paid)

Semi-Formal Productions, Summer 2022 Internship

Lucky Dog Films, Summer 2022 Internship

Renadda Wiggins, Documentary, Summer 2022 Internship

FWIN Productions, Documentary, Summer 2022 Internship

ReFrames PR and Marketing Intern

ReFrames Programs Intern

Hulu, Creative Marketing, Summer/Fall 2022 Internship

Amblin Partners, Casting, Summer 2022 Internship (Paid)

Wild & Scenic Film, Festival, Summer 2022 Internship

BanRay TV, Summer 2022 Internship

FilmNation, Development & Production Intern, Summer 2022 Internship

Skydance Animation, Creative Development, Summer 2022 Internship

Marsh Entertainment, Summer 2022 Internship

Television Academy, Talent and Public Relations Intern, Summer 2022 Internship

Smokehouse Pictures, Summer 2022 Internship (PAID)

Mocean, Summer 2022 Internship

Unearth Symbiosis LLC, Summer 2022 Internship

TBU America, Summer 2022 Internship

Fortune Cookie Productions, Summer 2022 Internship

HillierSmith, Various, Summer 2022 Internship (Paid)

Grey Matter Productions, Summer 2022 Internship (Remote)

Cinemauto, Various, Summer 2022 Internships

Dirty Films, Summer 2022 Internship (Remote)

Kelley James, Summer 2022 Internship (Paid)

Inspire Entertainment, Summer 2022 Internship

Cinetic Media, Summer 2022 Internship (Paid)

Indigenous Media / 60 Second Docs, Research, Summer 2022 Internship

Skydance, Features/TV Development, Summer 2022 Internship (Remote)

ShivHans, Summer 2022 Internship

Participant Media, Various, Summer 2022 Internships

Semi-Formal Productions, Summer 2022 Internship

Odenkirk Provissiero Entertainment, Summer 2022 Internship

Futuristic, Summer 2022 Internship (Denver-based)

Campfire Studios, Summer 2022 Internship

Aperture Entertainment, Summer 2022 Internship


Contact Information

Name: Patrick Fritz