Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Internship Opportunity

Post Production Volunteer

Reports to: Lead AE / Post Supervisor

The Post-Production Department seeks a volunteer to assist in digitizing footage, outputting to tape, DVD authoring, basic Final Cut Pro editing, as well as compiling research and presenting reports.

Requires a minimum of 2 days/week commitment (3 days/week is preferable).
Volunteer should have the following skills/qualities:

*       Detail-oriented & Organized
*       Self-starter, proactive, & uses time efficiently
*       Excellent research skills
*       Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel; FileMaker is a plus
*       Tech-savvy; able to learn new programs quickly
*       Basic knowledge of Final Cut Pro is required
*       Basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop is recommended
*       Familiar with the process of posting videos to YouTube and other online websites.
*       Familiar with DVD Studio Pro & Soundtrack Pro
*       Familiar with multiple video formats & codecs
*       Familiar with operating DVR / Tivo decks

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to: Elise Wagner,

Opportunity to work with Brave New Foundation:

Brave New Foundation is a documentary film and new media organization that focuses on social justice issues. Our mission is to use video and new media to amplify, create and tell stories that inform the public, change attitudes and motivate people to take action on important social issues.

Brave New Foundation's short videos, documentary shows and feature-length documentaries focus on issues such as immigration reform, veterans issues, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, civil rights and advancing the progressive movement.

This internship would provide an individual the opportunity to work with a cutting-edge new media organization. The work is challenging and the issues upon which we focus are always interesting and relevant. Brave New Foundation is an exciting place to work and will provide a young person with intimate knowledge of non-profit organizations, documentary film and progressive issues.

For more information, please visit our website: <

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