Laura; Film Internship in Australia
Laura is from Germany and completed her internship in Sydney from March 2020 until July 2020;
Where do you currently live?
What is your current status?
Studying at Augsburg University, Computer Science
Describe the path from your internship in Australia to your current position
I wanted to do something in film, that’s why I made my internship at a film company. I really loved it, so now I’m studying computer science and I want to do a job in the film industry once I finished uni. My internship in Australia showed me how much I really love doing all the filming stuff
How did the internship in Australia contribute towards reaching your current status?
Now I know what to study and what job makes me happy
What were the most important OFFICE SKILLS you learnt during your internship?
Team work, responsibility, problem solving, communication, organisation
What were the most important INDUSTRY SPECIFIC SKILLS you learnt during your internship?
Social media management, filming, editing, colour grading
Are you still in contact with your Australian internship host company?
Are you still in contact with the friends you made while you were in Australia?
Best memory from your time in Australia?
Being at work with my colleagues and learning something new every day
What do you miss most about your time in Australia?
The people and their kindness
Advice for anyone thinking about completing an internship in Australia?
Do it! You won’t ever regret doing it!