OF+MO 2015 Summer Internship
The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is now accepting applications for the 2015 Summer Internship Program. OF+MO will provide selected interns with an understanding of the film and music industries in Oklahoma by involving them in diverse projects throughout the summer.
We are particularly interested in candidates with experience or enthusiasm in film, music, photography, public relations or marketing for specialized projects. Interns will be selected based on previous experience, poise and university level. Applicants must be enrolled at a university or college. Priority will be given but not limited to applicants in their junior or senior year seeking course credit. Previous office experience and/or phone etiquette a plus.
Chosen candidates will gain valuable experience in the development of OF+MO’s Production Guide, Locations Guide and Music Guide by assisting in research and data input. Interns will also support the office by locating and archiving press articles, conducting research on local talent, assisting with marketing inventory, compiling film and music events throughout Oklahoma for our website and/or other various special projects. Interns may be given the opportunity to participate in locations scouting or volunteer for special events sponsored by OF+MO. Assistance with general office opening and closing duties is required and expected on a daily basis. Internships are not production based.
All internships are unpaid. It is the responsibility of the intern and the student’s advisor to track their hours and complete all enrollment and coursework requirements in accordance to their college or university. Internships are based in downtown Oklahoma City.
Freihofer Casting, the leading casting office in the state of Oklahoma, accepts submissions for interns to work in the casting office three times per year, corresponding with college semesters: January- May, May-August and August-December.leading casting office in the state of Oklahoma, is now accepting submissions for interns to work in the casting office.
Many former interns currently work in production for various companies like MTV, Warner Brothers, Dreamworks and more. Interns will assist in the auditions and casting for actors and extras for commercials, feature films, web series and more. The majority of the work will be performed in Norman, OK, but some travel is occasionally needed to locations such as Dallas, Tulsa and other areas.
Applicants must be college students that will earn college credit for their internship. Those applying must have their own transportation, good computer skills and excellent telephone and people skills. They must be friendly, outgoing, self-motivated and well organized. A theatre background or TV/Film background is preferred. A sense of humor is a must! College students or recent graduates preferred, but anyone over the age of 18 with their own transportation may apply.
Interns must be available to commit to large blocks of time a few days per week. Shifts are either mornings, evenings or both and can range from 2-3 days per week to full time. General office hours are generally 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday with occasional nights and weekends.
Interns get a feel for the fast pace of the casting world, get to know agents on the phone, learn to schedule and confirm casting schedules, greet actors, do a little crowd control every now and then and get a chance to see what goes on behind the doors during a Television, Film, or Commercial audition itself.
In the past months, Freihofer Casting interns have been in the casting rooms and on set for the Untitled Terrence Malick Project, the feature films AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY (Meryl Streep & Julia Roberts), THE JOGGER, RUNNING DEER, THUNDERSTRUCK, to the wonder (Ben Affleck & Rachel McAdams, directed by Terrence Malick) HOME RUN, SO THIS IS CHRISTMAS, YELLOW, JUST CRAZY ENOUGH, COWGIRLS N' ANGELS, THE KILLER INSIDE ME (starring Casey Affleck, Jessica Alba and Kate Hudson) with director Michael Winterbottom, HEAVEN'S RAIN and the film DOONBY in Austin, TX. They have also sat in on auditions for dozens and dozens of commercial castings, including national spots for AT&T, Nike, Gatorade, Sprint, Verizon and many more.
To apply for one of the internships, send a resume and cover letter, including your schedule of availability for the semester for which you are applying to Chris@FreihoferCasting.com. Make the SUBJECT LINE of your email CASTING INTERNS - (Internship Session). (Example: CASTING INTERNS - MAY-AUGUST, 2013).
Freestyle Marketing + Films are now currently accepting applications for summer and fall interns in the following positions:
- Graphic Design
Please email a resume and portfolio to email@example.com for consideration.
For more information, please visit freestyleokc.com/careers.
If you have internships available, let us know about it. Please send us a short description of the internship and your contact information.