North Georgia Film Internship 

The City of Dahlonega’s North Georgia Film Office is offering an internship program for Fall 2016 to provide UNG Film students the opportunity to develop a working knowledge of and gain experience in the film, television and entertainment industries. The North Georgia Film Office is seeking a student with excellent communication skills who wants to learn how these industries work, and contribute to the film commission’s efforts to promote and expand these industries in North Georgia.



  • Participates in various meaningful tasks which are valuable and necessary to the department such as database maintenance, maintaining the organization of the locations library and customer service.

  • Gains practical experience in the professional or technical field of study; assists in research, analysis, review and other related activities in the department.

  • Updates film office permit records in FilmApp, the film commission’s on-line film permitting tool.  

  • Responsible for performing a wide variety of clerical duties within the locations library such as uploading photographs, contacting property owners, indexing photographs by subject headings, categories, architectural reference, keywords and regions. 

  • Coordinates with location owners, location managers, studio executives, the state of Georgia Film & Entertainment office and adjacent communities to market North Georgia Film as the regional production hub.

  • Track monthly calls and emails responses.

  • Provide office and clerical assistance to North Georgia Film Office staff. 

  • Other duties as required.



  • Ability to work 10 hours per week at our office in Dahlonega.

  • Demonstrate professional interest in film, television and entertainment.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Knowledge of website and social media management.

  • Interns are not required to receive course credit, but may be eligible.



Email a formal cover letter and resume to Dahlonega Downtown Development Authority Program Assistant, Danielle Bell at