With over 36+ events happening every year, The Scene Club is looking for a full time dynamic film programmer with extensive knowledge in the latest festivals and current independent cinema from all around the world to organize and showcase the films to our members. Film programmer will be directly in charge of watching and picking the short & feature films throughout the year and to organise the screening event to be shown to our members and to assist with their inquiries.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
To research the latest trending and awards winning films from festivals all around the world.
To request for the screener from local and international distributors to view the film.
To acquire the approvals and permit(s) to screen the film titles from our partners from the selection.
To negotiate screening rates, and to obtain the marketing material(s) for the selected film.
Schedule screening dates with our venue partners and organize shipment of the film
If required, obtain the KDM for the film.
To draft and proofread the email invites to be send to The Scene Club Members.
Schedule screen testing in our partner venue.
Set up and organize the screening event.
To invite the guest(s) to attend the screening for Q&A.
To edit event videos/photos to be posted in our social media.
To send out welcome and log-in details to our new sign ups.
To assist with The Scene Club inquiries
To be able to use basic video editing software.
Is comfortable doing public speeches and presentation skills.
To be able to communicate clearly.
To be able to use basic Microsoft/Google Drive softwares.
To be able to operate a video camera.
Is active on various social media platforms.
Be attentive with all manners of communication.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
Speaks and writes fluent English, Arabic language is a bonus
Is punctual and has a good attendance record.
Has a valid UAE Drivers license and a reliable means of transportation.
Completed Undergraduate studies in Business Management/Media/Film, minimum requirement Completed High School diploma.
1-2 years experience in field of Film and Media