internship at the 29th openeyes film festival

For the preparation of the 29th OpenEyes Film Festival in 2024, we are once again offering internship positions this year.

Areas in which you can be involved with us:

  • Film screening
  • Guest communication
  • Press and public relations
  • Text editing & research
  • Marketing
  • Program framework planning
  • Film program planning
  • Projection technology & film management
  • Photography and videography
  • Audio description
  • Catering
  • Storage and logistics

What we expect from our applicants:

  • Independent and responsible work
  • High commitment and resilience
  • Interest in film, festival, and cultural work
  • Teamwork
  • Fluent German in both spoken and written communication, good English language skills (Non-German native speakers are also encouraged to apply)
  • Proficiency with office software and internet research
  • Knowledge of Adobe CC and WordPress is advantageous

What we offer (in addition to internship certification and unlimited coffee):

  • Practical experience in cultural and event management
  • Insights into the organization of an international film festival
  • Contacts and references in the local, German, and international film and cultural scene
  • Various opportunities for active involvement
  • A pleasant working atmosphere within a creative team
  • Possible insights into the diverse cultural work of the hosting cultural center, Waggonhalle
  • An interesting and insightful period and an unforgettable festival experience

The start date and duration of the internship can be adjusted to meet your requirements. However, internships that include the next festival edition from July 25th to July 28th, 2024, are preferred.

In the spirit of gender equality, we encourage applications from all genders.

How to apply:

Please send your informal application (along with your resume and certificates, if available) via email to