4 Direcciones

4 Direcciones is an award winning Colombian production company, specialising in environmental, indigenous, cultural and children’s content. Our titles include series, short and feature films about art, history, astronomy and the Amazon and have been released in Latin America, North America, Europe, India and the Persian Gulf. On-going collaborations with directors uch as Peter Webber and internationally recognized production companies, allow us to develop the highest-quality socially relevant projects.

4 Direccionnes offers interns the chance to be part of a company that endeavours to promote and protect indigenous cultures in Colombia; our long-standing alliance with NGOs such as la Fundacion Gaia Amazonas allows us unique access to indigenous communities in the Amazonian region.  Click here to view some of our documentaries on the Amazonian region of Colombia.

What makes 4 Direccionnes stand out from other production companies is our dedication to promoting environmental and indigenous causes, we see audio-visual productions as a powerful instrument that can promote social change. This is the underlying ethos of our company and we hope it shines through in our current and previous projects.

Job description

As an intern in 4 direcciones you will be part of a small, friendly and super dedicated team! You will be required to carry out various tasks to aid the production and direction departments, working in the areas of project development, preproduction, production and/or postproduction. The work that you will be involved in will depend on current projects but it will focus on documentaries, animation and fiction films. As a production assistant you will be working with field, line and executive producers and as a direction assistant you will be carrying out research, writing projects and planning shoots.

We believe we can offer interns a range of experiences that are unique in their socially-responsible focus, we hope that people will feel passionate about our projects and be able to get stuck into the work in a way that is both fascinating and rewarding.

Person specification

  • An art, film and/or anthropology background
  • A shared interest for environmental, indigenous, cultural and children’s content
  • An interest and understanding of production tasks and/or in research for audio-visual projects
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office, video and photography edition programs (Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator)
  • Organized, able to multi-task
  • English essential, intermediate Spanish desirable

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