Internship Opportunities

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DCTV Internship Program

Spanish version here // Versión española aquí

Founded in 1972, DCTV is an established media arts resource for NYC’s independent filmmaking community, located in a gothic landmark firehouse in Chinatown/Tribeca. DCTV provides affordable workshops, production equipment rentals, post-production facilities, a signature screening series, renowned youth programming, and more – all under the same roof as its award-winning documentary production house.

Our Internship Program allows a small group of dedicated people to work alongside DCTV's staff, contributing to our multi-faceted organization while learning skills and accessing resources that DCTV provides. During their term, Interns receive access to DCTV Workshops, Equipment and Media Lab rentals, as well as a daily travel stipend.

We encourage anyone who is passionate about independent filmmaking and/or grassroots non-profit administration to apply.

Please see current internship opportunities below and be sure to see details and an application for each opportunity in the following links.

Criteria

Interns work two days per week (Mon - Fri, 10am - 6pm) for an approximate 12 - 15 week Internship Cycle in a specific department.

Benefits

During their term, Interns receive access to free DCTV Workshops, Equipment and Media Lab Rentals, and a daily travel stipend.

DCTV Internship Term Periods

Our internship program follows a triannual schedule:

    Winter/Spring: Jan - Apr/May
    Summer: May/Jun - Sep
    Fall: Sep - Dec

Questions? Inquire via email at internships@dctvny.org. No phone calls please. For news on future internship opportunities, please join the DCTV email list here!

Call for Applications

Winter/Spring 2017

Broadcast/Productions

Assist with administrative and transcribing duties for a fast-paced and multi-faceted HBO documentary production. Note: Spanish Proficiency an asset.
Application Due: Sun 1/8
Details + Application: here

Development

Write, research, and record DCTV's fundraising efforts and donor relations.
Application Due: Sun 1/8
Details + Application: here

Post-Production

Organize and maintain a post-production workflow for a developing documentary.
Application Due: Sun 1/8
Details + Application: here

Post-Production & Tech/IT

Support technical infrastructure and post-production workflows for feature documentaries.
Application Due: Sun 1/8
Details + Application: here

PRO-TV

Assist with a one-of-a-kind youth media education program.
Application Due: Sun 1/8
Details + Application: here

Public Programs

Support the planning and promotion of our renowned filmmaker services, including workshops and events.
Application Due: Sun 1/8
Details + Application: here

TriCaster Program

Support the production and education of a premiere live interactive technology
Not currently accepting applications



Placement in the DCTV Internship program is not guaranteed. After submitting the required materials, your application will be reviewed. Selected candidates will be contacted by DCTV Internships for an interview. DCTV is an equal-opportunity employer.