Chicago Filmmakers offers volunteer and internship opportunities in several programs.

Marketing and Fundraising Intern

Chicago Filmmakers has an opening for a Marketing & Fundraising Intern. The intern will assist the Marketing Manager in developing audiences for Chicago Filmmakers classes, programs, and weekly screening series through social networking, grassroots marketing, community outreach, organizational partnerships, and other promotional activities. Candidates should have a strong interest in marketing and/or nonprofit development and be enthusiastic about independent film.

Experience with social networking, graphic design, and event promotions are also helpful. Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.

Hours: 10 - 16 hours per week any workdays Mon-Fri, 10am - 6pm

Filmmaker Services Intern

Chicago Filmmakers has an opening for a Filmmaker Services Intern. The intern will help to serve our filmmaker members and students through a variety of duties, including checking in/out equipment rentals, registering students for classes, helping to organize guest speakers and networking events, processing memberships and updating membership records, preparing the classrooms for instructors, researching and recommending equipment purchases, surveying members and tracking data, and other activities involving filmmaker services and educational programs. Candidates should have an educational background or experience in digital filmmaking.

Hours: 10 - 16 hours per week any workdays Mon-Fri, 10am - 6pm


To apply for the Marketing & Fundraising internship, please submit your resume to:

Marketing Manager
Kristen Hanson, Email.

To apply for the Filmmaker Services Assistant to the Executive Director Internship, please submit your resume to:

Programs Manager
Devon Coffee, Email.