Film & Photography

We collaborate with a variety of successful photographers, film production teams, NGO’s, magazines and fashion companies in Cape Town that provide some incredible film and photography internship opportunities. Our internships give you the chance to gain an important insight into the realities of working in film or photography, whilst learning from experienced and accomplished professionals in your field.

Film & Photography programmes available:

CareerFocus options:

Film

Photography

Fashion

NGO work

Programme attendance options:

Physical Attendance

Virtual Attendance

Programmes available

Film & Photography Internship Programmes
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Film & Photography 'NEED TO KNOW'

Key programme features

We are ready to help you design and enjoy your own Film & Photography learn abroad programme. Here are the options available in the field of Film & Photography.

Choice of two programmes

We have two primary programmes to suit your needs. In some instances we also offer virtual placements.

Unlimited duration as standard

You can come for as long as you need without paying any extra fees.You'll receive the same level of support.

Backed by concrete promises

We are 100% on your side. We guarantee every aspect of your trip with unrivalled promises.

Career
Focus

Need to focus on a precise niche or two? No problem! Your programme can focus on your specialist areas.

Immersive cultural experience

We'll help you engage with the culture and personal benefits of being in a foreign country.

Virtual placements

Save on travel and accommodation costs, pay a far lower fee. All while building your professional network.

Academia friendly

We will handle all aspects of academic accreditation, including direct liaison with your tutors and academic staff.

Future career friendly

We will write full reference letters for your placement(s) to optimise future employers' first impression of you.

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What did others say about their Film & Photography programme?

You'll see one or two snippets below from the alumni of our Film & Photography Internship & Volunteering programmes that provided a full interview about their experience which you can click through to.

Why do people apply for Film & Photography programmes?

There are many different reasons why people want to participate in Film & Photography Internship & Volunteering programmes abroad, here is a selection of the hopes and aspirations of other people who may be just like you!
Johanna (Germany)

I hope to gain work experience and get to know a relevant field of work

Postgraduate
Universität Hildesheim
Andy (United Kingdom)

I'd hope to gain an insight into the behind the scenes aspects of professional photography and film production, as well as the marketing side - reaching out and obtaining clients, working with briefs and deliverables. In addition being able to build my own professional portfolio and be able to move into the world of professional photography and videography myself.

Postgraduate
Anne (Switzerland)

From this internship, I wish to gain more experience as a photographer, experience new things and build a strong portfolio for university the year after

Postgraduate
Nolan (United States)

I have just finished my Associates in Science. I am looking to gain some real life experience in the environmental science field.

Undergraduate
Schoolcraft College

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Current Film & Photography Job Openings

Here are some current or recent internship job opportunities in this career area. We do not publish all openings - so please contact us to hear about others.

Media production assistant

A creative thinker Fluent in English Some previous experience in the creative industries would be beneficial but it is not required A team player

The Organisation: An exciting film, music and photography production company that offers full production support. The company boasts an impressive portfolio of clients and services.
Keywords: Film, Photography, Production, Production management, Internship
Television Media and Production Assistant

A strong interest in media and television broadcasting Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines Creatively minded and passionate Willingness to learn new skills and techniques

The Organisation: A local television station which broadcasts a range of productions with an aim to create relevant and inspiring content for Cape Town's communities.
Keywords: Television, Media production, Film, Production management, Internship
Photography Studio Assistant

Ability to juggle multiple tasks Creatively minded Willingness to learn new techniques and improve on existing skills

The Organisation: A commercial studio based in Cape Town, specialising in fashion, lifestyle, portrait and event photography.
Keywords: Photography, Visual storytelling, Client relationship management, Photo concepts, Internship
Production assistant

A creative thinker Fluent in English Some previous experience in the creative industries would be beneficial but it is not required. A team player

The Organisation: An exciting film, music and photography production company that offers full production support. The company boasts an impressive portfolio of clients and services.
Keywords: Film Music, Media, Photography, Production, Internship

Programmes available

Film & Photography Internship Programmes
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