Virtual Internship - Animation Development







Anonymous User

Please include a cover letter in your application, either attached with resume or included within “Additional Information.”



  • Cultivate an understanding of the Development process as it pertains to Animated content
  • Read a variety of incoming scripts and prepare written coverage reports
  • Participation in pitches and interdepartmental meetings with Skydance leadership
  • Work on project specific, industry-based research, and create presentations
  • Research and stay current with trending industry topics via online trades, stories, etc.
  • Attend department and creative sessions as appropriate and assist with meeting notes
  • Maintenance of distribution lists, mailing lists, filing systems 
  • Handle confidential correspondence, reports, presentations and other documents




  • Must be available for entirety of 8-week virtual program, Monday February 8 – Thursday April 1
  • Must be available Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Must be enrolled in an Associate, Bachelor or Master’s program at an accredited institution at the time of participation
  • Passion for the Animation/Entertainment industry, focus on creative writing a plus
  • Proficiency in Google tools and MS Office (Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Self-starter with proficient writing and critical thinking skills, attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced media environment
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal



Skydance is a diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create high quality, event-level entertainment for global audiences. The Company brings to life stories of immersive worlds across its feature film, television, interactive, and animation divisions.


Skydance was founded in 2010 with David Ellison’s ambitious vision to establish a diversified media company to create high-quality content and engaging experiences for a global audience. Skydance’s independence, versatility and multi-platform approach have propelled the Company’s growth in live-action features, television, animation, interactive and new media. Today, more than 500 colleagues across two continents share David’s vision and, together, have expanded Skydance’s portfolio, creating a world-class studio on the forefront of where entertainment is heading.
live-action features, television, animation, interactive and new media