Regent Park Film Festival
Regent Park Film Festival is offering a great opportunity to those interested in getting more involved with film programming. Every year the festival is programmed with the help of a fantastic volunteer selection committee. This committee reviews all the short-listed submissions the festival receives and then, under the guidance of the festival’s Program Director, decides what gets shown. More details here. Deadline to apply is Monday May 13
The Canadian Film Centre is looking to hire a TECHNICAL COORDINATOR for a one-year part-time contract. Deadline to apply is Wed May 15 @5pm. More info here
Film Circuit, Intern Deadline: May 10
Assistant, Festival Programming Deadline: May 10
Sponsorship Intern Deadline: May 13
Sponsorship Assistant Deadline: May 13
Coordinator, Reel Comfort Programme Deadline: May 13
Intern, Adult Learning Deadline: May 15
Assistant, Government & Foundation Relations Deadline: May 17
Assistant, Industry Registration Deadline: May 21
Trinity Square Video (TSV)
Trinity Square Video is looking for a dynamic Programming Director to envision, lead and manage the implementation of programming at TSV, one of Canada’s leading artist-run centres dedicated to the creation, exhibition and educational possibilities of Video Art.
Trinity Square Video’s Programming Director is responsible for conceiving, developing and implementing the vision and focus of the organization through exhibition initiatives both on site and off. The Programming Director plays a leading role in creating a programming vision for the centre and has a strong and demonstrated background in the theoretical, technical and practical aspects of Video Art and gallery installation. The Programming Director ensures that the programming reflects the values of the organization.
The Programming Director is responsible for selecting and working with artists in TSV Gallery’s exhibitions, the Themed Commission Program, Master Classes, Artist Talks and Panels with the support of the Programming Committee. TSV’s scope in the arts community and public is enhanced by the Programming Director’s ability to connect to other arts organizations to build TSV’s audience. Dedicated to creating skilled artists, TSV offers workshops throughout the year which the Programming Director will take a lead role in developing.
Trinity Square Video is a not-for-profit centre that provides artists and community organizations with video production/post-production support and services at accessible rates. Here since 1971, TSV is committed to providing a broad spectrum of services related to video: workshops, screenings, gallery exhibitions, artist residencies festival sponsorships and community partnerships.
- A Master of Fine Arts degree from an accredited university program or the equivalent combination of arts education and experience and formal training in arts/cultural management.
- Proficiency in technologies needed for Video production/installation (Final Cut Pro, AfterEffects, Adobe Premiere).
- Curatorial experience.
- Writing skills.
- Exhibition installing experience.
- Familiarity with Canadian art scene, particularly Video Art.
- Experience in design software: Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop.
- Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally.
- French and/or other languages an asset.
- Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with public and staff and to represent Trinity as a dynamic resource to the community.
TSV opening hours are Monday to Friday from 10 to 6pm. Meetings, events and duties outside gallery hours contribute to a work week of 28 hours.
Renewable, 10-month contract + health and dental benefits.
Trinity Square Video is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from qualified individuals who reflect Toronto’s diversity. TSV thanks all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Please send a cover letter and resume along with the names of three references to firstname.lastname@example.org “Hiring Committee re: Programming Director in the subject line.
Applications can also be dropped off or mailed to
Trinity Square Video – HIRING COMMITTEE
401 Richmond St. West, Suite 376
Toronto, ON M5V 3A8
DEADLINE: June 15, 2013, 5PM.