Film Advocate / Assistant
Silent Sister is a Hollywood, California based film production company, owned and operated by the filmmaker Peter Langton. Peter's recently completed film, The Shell, is out of production and ready to be premiered. Silent Sister will be conducting a European tour this summer / fall, with potential screenings in Switzerland, Spain and the UK. We are seeking a Zurich local with a background in art / film education to help promote the film. The ideal candidate will have gallery / theater connections around the city.
Exact dates are flexible depending on the traction of our premier efforts, but Peter will be arriving in Zurich on 27 July.
Responsibilities will include:
Research screening venues in and around Zurich
Provide support for screening logistics
Use connections to gather an audience for screenings
Distribute flyers / advertising materials
Variable day-to-day assistance
Multilingual candidate preferred
Independent - candidate should be a self-starter and be able to take minimal direction
Excellent communication and organization skills
The film uses musical interludes to explore a number of individuals with unique relationships between their bodies and how they engage with the physical world, with the intent to break through preconceived judgments and fears of pain.
In hiring for this position, our priority is to find someone who connects with the film. If you are interested, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send you a link to the trailer. After viewing the trailer, interested applicants should apply and we can discuss the position further. Interested applicants should request the film.
* Compensation will be arranged according to experience level *
* Please note, Peter only speaks English *