About Open City Films

Founded by Jason Kliot and Joanna Vicente, Open City Films is a New York-based independent production company. The company focuses on new work by first-time and seasoned filmmakers and has worked with many acclaimed directors, including Jim Jarmusch, Steven Soderbergh and Brian De Palma. Open City Films earned an Academy Award Nomination in 2005 for ENRON: The Smartest Guys in the Room. Its other films include Welcome to the Dollhouse, Coffee and Cigarettes and Lovely and Amazing.

Intern duties include providing coverage on new scripts; administrative duties (answering phones, making copies, sending out faxes); going on runs to post-production houses, sets and other production companies; assisting with festival applications; possibly working on set when in production; and researching and working on projects with Open City's various departments, including production, post production, business and legal affairs, international sales and development.

Eligibility

Open to all college students; recent college graduates may also apply. A background in film is strongly recommended.

Open City Films

  • Internship Coordinator
  • Open City Films
  • Open City Films
  • 122 Hudson Street, 5th Floor
  • New York, NY 10013
  • Phone: (212) 255-0500

Stats

  • Number of Interns: 21 to 50
  • Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Unpaid
  • Duration: N/A
  • Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates

Locations

  • New York, NY