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Los Angeles, CA: WEBTOON Development Intern - WEBTOON Entertainment  

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lorimori
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April 15, 2019 12:29 pm  

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Webtoon is a world leader in digital entertainment with over 50 million unique monthly readers. We’re looking for the next generation of creative professionals to join us for a 9-12-week immersive internship where you gain hands-on experience in Film and Television Development at WEBTOON'S Los Angeles headquarters.

This internship is open to both students (undergrad and graduate) and recent graduates. We are interested in creative professionals from a variety of disciplines including (but not limited to) fine art, television, animation, and games.

This is a paid-internship.

Summer May - September

RESPONSIBLITIES

    • Perform critical analysis on web-comics, books, and screenplays
    • Research projects for potential film/TV development and adaptation
    • Direct interface with Film and Television Development Executives
    • Create and provide pitch materials for existing Webtoon series
    • Update and organize department databases
    • Contribute meaningfully to story development and writing meetings
    • Stay current on industry trades, trends, and events
    • General writing and development tasks

Requirements

    • Must be a junior, senior, graduate student, or recent graduate in an accredited program
    • A love of comics and eagerness to learn
    • Outstanding written and verbal communication
    • Strong interest in and knowledge of popular culture and current trends
    • Be able to be in the office for 30-35 hours/week for 9-12 weeks

Preferred Qualifications

    • Script coverage experience
    • Familiarity with comics, and especially with Webtoon
    • Tech savy, including proficiency with Microsoft Suite
    • Screenwriting and/or creative writing experience

Benefits

  • Snacks/Catered Lunch

Submission Materials

    • A resume
    • Submit a maximum one-page cover letter explaining why you think you are a good fit for Webtoon
    • A one to two page coverage sample of a Webtoon series. The description for this can be found at the following link http //bit.ly/FilmTVIntern

  • Only resumes that include all requested file attachments will be considered.*

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