Outreach Intern

The Utah Film Center is a Salt Lake City-based 501(c)3 that connects people, stories, and ideas through film and media arts. Founded in 2002, Utah Film Center presents films for cinema lovers of all ages, offers in-class and teacher-focused education programs, and offers support for filmmakers.

Starting Jan 3rd 2022 through May 31st 2022; 10 hours per week 

For experience + $12/hours

Utah Film Center is seeking an individual who is eager to learn about outreach, marketing, and operations around a weekly/monthly/yearly film schedule. This will be a broad, hands-on introduction to the basics of internal operations and external community engagement. The ideal intern will be passionate about informing and exposing the community to new ideas through cinema and interested in the film industry.

The organization’s engagement, support, and supervision will be very hands-on. We are a small non-profit organization so communication, teamwork, time management, interpersonal skills, and goal setting are absolutely essential to our success. The intern will be fully integrated into our open office environment and will be treated equally to all other staff members. 

The intern will also provide critical support to research, organize, and update critical databases of individuals and organizations whom we partner with for our free film screening programs in Salt Lake City. 

Roles and Responsibilities: 

  • Assist Community Outreach Manager and Programming Managers to develop and implement outreach plans for audience building. 
  • Assist Community Outreach Manager and Programming Managers to organize post-film panel discussions as part of the Utah Film Circuit & Community screenings.
  • Assist Outreach Manager and Programming Managers with event coordination and video production as needed.
  • Perform targeted outreach (via phone, email, and video conferencing) for each film based on subject.
  • Data-entry.

This position reports to the Community Outreach Manager and will be evaluated on attitude, time management, quality of work, and innovation. Additionally, this position will also be evaluated on the success in meeting goals and objectives developed at the beginning of the internship period. Weekly meetings for guidance are required.

To Apply
Please send cover letter and resume to 

About the Utah Film Center

Utah Film Center brings the world of film to local audiences through free community screenings and discussions, outreach programs, and visiting artists and professionals. Emphasizing social content and artistic excellence, we present the best documentary, independent, and dramatic cinema year-round. We collaborate with various educational and community organizations to promote a diversity of ideas, to provide forums for underrepresented groups, and to develop new audiences for film. Utah Film Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.