Looking for Winter / Spring Interns!

UnionDocs Spring Internship

UnionDocs is seeking interns with a variety of strengths and interests for a 4-month commitment (January 10 through May, 2017). This unpaid position presents the opportunity to explore the operations of a small non-profit arts space and community. Interns also receive a free pass to all UnionDocs events!

Ideal candidates study or work in film production or theory, with a vested interest in nonfiction media, programming, events, production, and storytelling. As a small nonprofit with DIY roots, interns work across a wide variety of roles just like the core staff. Previous experience and interests of the candidate are considered when assigning roles.

Responsibilities Include:

– Telling the story of our public weekend events through video, audio, photography and text, including an active role in media management for UnionDocs’ forthcoming podcast (an interest in audio is a plus!)

– Participating in event planning, setup, management and reporting

– Managing updates to UnionDocs.org, including publishing event listings, managing box-office sales, and writing updates to support our web presence

– Marketing support including writing, research and graphic design to promote events, workshops and professional development programs

– Outreach via social media and within the community

– Administrative duties as needed

Time Commitment:

– 1-2 days per week (11am-6pm) + 1 evening screening per week


– Strong written and verbal communication skills

– Excellent computer skills (experience with WordPress, HTML and Adobe Creative Suite preferred)

– Interest and knowledge in documentary arts

– Photography, video and editing experience preferred

– Ability to take initiative and work independently

We are seeking candidates who are interested in the world of non-profit art institutions and documentary art, who are excited by a hands-on and diverse working environment, willing to take on a variety of tasks with equal enthusiasm and diligence.

Please submit resume and cover letter to Sarah Lerner at <[email protected]>.