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New Orleans Film Society

2013 New Orleans Film Festival Staff


Leading up to the New Orleans Film Festival every October, we seek seasonal staff to help with a variety of festival duties (box office, venue management, transportation, volunteer coordination, print traffic, etc.). This year’s festival will take place October 16-23. Check this site in August for more information on what festival positions we have available.

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The New Orleans Film Society is looking for office interns to work part time in our office assisting the NOFS staff with a variety of duties and tasks. Intern positions are unpaid.

Tasks Include:

  • Data Entry – building spreadsheets
  • Fundraising – researching possible sponsorship opportunities
  • Soliciting Members – placing membership forms around town
  • Helping to update the website
  • Working on monthly newsletter
  • Year-round publicity of NOFS events and screenings


  • Weekly commitment of at least 6-8 hours each week
  • Office hours are Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.


  • Interns will get to see how a film society and film festival operates.
  • Interns will gain valuable insight as to how films are selected by the New Orleans Film Festival including the entry and jury process.
  • Interns will be considered and have priority preference for a Festival Staff position for the annual New Orleans Film Festival.

Experience/Skills Needed:

  • Professional background or study in Film, Media, or Communications.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel. (Final Cut Pro a plus.)
  • Experience working with Apple computers and Mac OS X.

If you are interested in applying to be an intern, please send a résumé and cover letter to jobs [at], include “internship” in the subject line of your email. Please, no phone calls.