Production Internship, Disney Channel & ABC Family Production Internship, Disney Channel & ABC Family

Disney ABC Television Group Disney ABC Television Group

Location Burbank, CA
Start Date 9/1/2015
End Date 12/1/15
Application Deadline 7/3/15
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The Disney ABC Television Group (DATG) is home to all of The Walt Disney Company's worldwide entertainment and news television properties. The Group includes the ABC Television Network (including ABC Daytime, ABC Entertainment Group and ABC News divisions); the Disney Channels Worldwide global kids’ TV business, ABC Family, as well as television distribution divisions Disney ABC Domestic Television and Disney ABC ESPN Television. For a summary of our different business areas visit Disney Channels Worldwide is a global portfolio of over 100 kid-driven, family-inclusive entertainment channels and/or channel feeds available in 169 countries/territories, in 35 languages. The platform brands are Disney Channel, Disney Junior, Disney XD, Disney Cinemagic, Hungama, and Radio Disney. Disney Channel properties continue to rapidly expand into new markets across the world, playing a key role in introducing the Disney brand to over 600 million unduplicated viewers worldwide. ABC Family is distributed in over 97 million homes and features programming reflecting today’s families, entertaining and connecting with adults through relatable programming about today’s relationships – told with a mix of diversity, passion, humor and heart. ABC Family’s programming is a combination of network-defining original series and original movies, quality acquired series and blockbuster theatricals. ABC Family’s ambitious slate of original programming includes “The Secret Life of the American Teenager,” “Pretty Little Liars,” “Switched at Birth”, “Melissa & Joey, ”The Lying Game,” “Make It or Break It.” “Jane By Design”.


Basic Qualifications: •All students must be eligible to work in the US •All students must be at least 18 years old •You must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class – OR – be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months - OR - be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program in order to qualify for this internship. •All students must be available to work a minimum of 5 full work days (4 hours/day), for a total of 20 hours/week and must be available to work the months of September through December for the 12 week program. •All students must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship •All students must have a working kNowledge of and an interest in Production and Post Production •All applicants should be highly organized and detailed oriented, and have an eagerness to learn Preferred Qualifications: •Undergraduate students in their Junior or Senior year •Strong interest in Television and the Entertainment Industry •Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher •Working kNowledge of both a PC and Mac •Working kNowledge of Editing Software Additional Information: Compensation: Intern positions are paid employment opportunities. This position is with: Int'l Family Entermnt Inc. Application Procedures: Submit a resume online. A cover letter is Not required, but preferred. The cover letter should contain your professional areas of interest, experience and how you would benefit from an internship with The Disney ABC Television Group.


Responsibilities: The Disney Channels Worldwide (DCWW) Production Department works will all long form production for Disney Channel and ABC Family. This includes all TV series and made for TV Movies. The Production intern will be exposed to all aspects of TV and Feature production and post-production. From attending production meetings, table reads to audience tapings, mixing sessions and editing, the intern will be able to learn various areas of production. • Assisting with organizing the production office, • Work closely with the Production Coordinator with Asset Management • Assisting with various Post Production projects. ***Note: This internship is part-time, but requires 5 days of availability. See “qualifications” for specifics***