Film Studies


Welcome to mission control for UNCW Film Studies Internships. Here you will find information about who is eligible for internships, the application process, online application forms, internship sites in Wilmington, New York City, Los Angeles, and elsewhere in the world.

Check out our Film Studies internship documentary here!

Many students report that their film studies internship was one of the most valuable experiences of their undergraduate career. Students have noted it was their internship that sparked an interest in pursuing some specialty of film - cinematography, casting, animation, documentary, critical writing and publishing, and film archiving to name a few. Film Studies interns gain real-world experience, discover new things about themselves, develop new skills, and learn from some of the top professionals in the field.


How To Apply

Internships can lead to employment after graduation. This is one of the most significant features of an internship. An internship can provide you with contacts, referrals, and job recommendations which are crucial to landing the job of your dreams.

So please read on, click on, and apply below.

Please read the FAQs before meeting with the Internship Director

Sample Student Resumes
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Essential Information


Interns in the News

alumni Kasey Milliken and movie producer

FST Intern and UNCW grad Kasey Milliken behind scenes in Hollywood (read article)


Contact the Internship Director

Shannon Silva
Associate Professor

UNCW Film Studies
Internship Director

102I King Hall Office
(910) 962.2232 Phone
(910) 962-7678 Fax Email