Your search for an internship at a cutting-edge post production house has finally led you here.  Light Iron is a file-based digital intermediate facility providing on-set services, color correction, and finishing to feature, episodic, commercial, and web-bound projects.  We offer paid internship opportunities to college/university students interested in being a part of the ever-changing revolution of digital cinema.


Internships are available in our Los Angeles and New York locations according to this timeline:

  • March 1 – May 1: Application period for Summer internships (May-August)
  • July 1 – Sept 1: Application period for Fall internships (August-December)
  • October 1 – December 1: Application period for Spring internships (January-May)

Interns have the opportunity to focus on one of the following areas:

  • General: Assist with media tracking and client services.
  • OUTPOST: Assist with systems and software for mobile post production.
  • IT/Engineering: Assist with network and equipment maintenance.
  • Finance: Assist with research and tracking of business data.
  • Marketing: Assist with communications and events.

Required intern qualifications:

  • An interest in post production
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Proactive attitude
  • Sense of humor
  • Enthusiasm
  • Valid driver license and a reliable car (for LA positions)

Preferred intern qualifications:

  • Camera knowledge for OUTPOST candidates
  • Systems administration or software coding experience for IT/Engineering candidates
  • Experience in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator for Marketing candidates

General internship details:

  • Internships are available for three months every Spring, Summer, and Fall.
  • Interns are encouraged to receive college/university credit.
  • Interns must be available at least two days a week, Monday through Friday.
  • We afford our interns a lot of freedom, so those candidates who constantly seek out work and ask questions will have a much richer experience than those waiting for tasks to be delegated.

To apply for an Internship at Light Iron, please complete the form below:

  • Accepted file types: pdf.