Film Internship in Canada

A film internship in Canada will help you discover which career path in the film industry is most suited to your education, skills, and interests.

Program Overview

After graduating with a degree in Cinema Studies or Film your options can be extensive and it is often difficult to know exactly what will be the best route to take. That is why many graduates decide to take an international internship – either after graduating or during college. An internship in Film will allow you to develop your overall skills and put your educational background to practical use.

A general Cinema studies or Film degree gives you a great foundation of knowledge and skills to use, and can be a gateway to different jobs in the field. Vancouver is a city that has many growth opportunities in related sectors. Many sectors are in need of students or graduates with a Film or media type background. This makes it the perfect city for you to gain international work experience in the Film industry.

What Will I Do?

The opportunities and the types of experience that are available to you during your Film internship are endless. Stepwest is able to offer you internships in major Canadian cities such as Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and Calgary. We work with host companies in a range of Film sectors, which gives great diversity when it comes to placing you in the perfect international internship. During the time of your internship, you will be assigned a supervisor who will act as a mentor to you. He or she will be able to provide you with on the job training, on going support, and as well as answer any questions you may have as an intern.

Skills you will learn:

  • Thinking critically
  • Thinking visually
  • Interpreting cultures
  • Creativity
  • Researching and writing effectively
  • Presenting theories/ideas
  • Communication skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Conveying complex information
  • Organizational skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • And more

Let’s Get Started!

You can apply for a film internship at any time of the year, however the earlier you start planning, the better.

Please check out our Eligibility page to see if you can apply.