Film and Commercial Production – Manhattan Beach, CA

Trainee & Internship Program

Start Date: January 2023
Training Duration: 12-18 months
Hours: 32-40 hours per week
Compensation: $15.00 per hour
Housing: Not provided

Host Company Description:

This hosting company, headquartered in Chicago, IL, has full production operations in California, where it has been producing major business commercials and advertisements for nearly three decades. With a vast amount of experience and strive to collaborate with creative teams to provide stunning productions. They have worked with AAMCO, Range Rover, and many other world-renowned companies.

Position Description:

The program is focused on the introduction to commercial production, filmmaking, and visual research, as well as learning how to directly communicate with executives, producers, and directors. The trainee will learn specific research techniques, for example, how to source specific images and design visual treatments, how to integrate others’ input and feedback into the project, and how to collaborate with other team members towards the best final product. By the end of the program, the trainee will have gained a broad understanding of the commercial pitch and development process in the American commercial and film industry and leave with a greater understanding of the functions and relationships between directors, agencies, and producers.

  • Learn the specific sources of image pulling
  • Learn how to communicate with creatives in the business of filmmaking
  • Assist producers by researching and creating databases of potential creative partners such as directors, directors of photography, and art directors.
  • Assist in creating and designing visual treatments, one-sheets, and dossiers

Applicant Qualifications:

  • To apply for the Internship program, you must be an undergraduate student of the film (or similar) OR a recent graduate starting the program within 12 months of graduation.
  • To apply for the Trainee program, you must hold a bachelor’s degree in film (or similar) and at least 1 year of work experience OR be a career professional of 5 or more years in a related field.
  • Applicants must speak and write in advanced English
  • 1 year of professional experience
  • Highly creative, able to think of new ideas and different approaches


Работна позиција:Film and Commercial Production
Локација на работа:Manhattan Beach

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