The Film Studies Program believes that internships are an important part of the academic experience and can add important development opportunities for students pursuing careers in any aspect of film production and film studies.
OSU Film Studies and Moving-Image Production students have found internships and careers within a variety of companies and on specific motion picture and television productions, including:
Companies: 3 Arts Entertainment, 4th Row Films, Bungalow Media, Broadway Video, CBS, Cohen Media, Groundswell Pictures, Myriad Pictures, Netflix, Youtube, Paradigm, Sundance, Starz, Ohio HD, Paradigm and Silver Pictures, WOSU Public Media.
Productions: Captain America: The Winter Soldier; Carol, Fast and Furious 8; "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," and more.
Film Studies and Moving-Image Production are partnered with The Center for Career and Professional Success, who offer job and internship searches, career fairs and expos, professional and alumni networking events, resume assistance, and career coaching to help prepare you for internships, jobs, and life beyond your degree.
Contact the Film Studies + MIP office for our internship guide with advice on:
- joining a Career Community at OSU.
- finding an opportunity, and navigating the search and application process.
- verifying that the opportunity is legitimate with our departmental contacts.
- receiving permission to enroll in Internship credit PRIOR to beginning work in the internship.
The Film Studies Program offers financial support for students who obtain internships in the film industry through the Brian Mehling Endowment Fund for Film Industry Internships. Spring application deadlines will be announced for the upcoming year’s competition.
Other Career Resources
Current Students can also visit the Student Job Board for internships, paid opportunities and work study.