Looking for summer interns

May 27th, 2011

Hi- As we gear towards the editing phase of the film, we are looking for an intern to join our production a few days a week in Tokyo starting this summer. It’s a great chance to get an inside look at the production of the film, help shape the stories, and work with a great international team of hafus. Details are below. Thank you for your interest~


Terms of internship
Initial 3 month commitment
2-3 days per week.
-Education: College student or graduate
-Able to commit 2-3 days to work with the filmmakers in their office in Kichijoji
-Felxible with time and able to join on the weekends occasionally
-Ideally bilingual (Japanese/English), additionally Spanish is helpful
-Computer and internet savvy-Interest in this project and learning about independent film production
-Previous video production is helpful but not required
– Transcribe interviews in English and Japanese
– Assistant Editor duties- logging footage
– Help with organizational, administrative needs of the film
– Assist on film shoots
– Help with website updates and photoshop
– Work on developing mixi/facebook communities. Social networking.

As a result will receive intern credit on the film and a letter of recommendation to future job applications. If the internship works well and is continued beyond the 3 month period then the intern will receive credit as a production assistant etc.

Please send a message to info@hafufilm.com with your cover letter, resume and any links to previous work (if available.)