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A Free Bird

A Free Bird

A Free Bird is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization based in New York City. Our organization provides children diagnosed with cancer the opportunity to explore their artistic passions and give them the strength to fight their disease. Artistic expression has been proven to play an instrumental role in the healing process. We support children affected by cancer in their exploration of a range of self expression such as art, music, acting, poetry, writing, singing and much more!


Job Description

The Post Production Volunteer works closely with the Production Associate on designated projects for the Multimedia department. This position requires volunteers to maintain quality standards to ensure all deliverables are met in a timely fashion. The volunteer will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment, where follow-through and handling multiple projects is imperative to the success of the department.


Responsibilities

  • Organize and string together raw footage into a continuous whole according to the instructions of the Production Associate or President.
  • Edit films and videotapes to insert music, dialogue, and sound effects, to arrange films into sequences, and to correct errors, using editing equipment.
  • Select and combine the most effective shots of each scene to form a logical and smoothly running story.
  • Review footage sequence by sequence to become familiar with it before assembling it into a final product.
  • Set up and operate computer editing systems and digital video effects units to produce a final product.

Qualifications

  • Degree in English, Digital Media, Video Production, or related field.
  • Proficient in Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects preferred, but not required.
  • Knowledge of color correction, audio editing, and audio mastering.
  • Excellent writing, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Has worked both collaboratively with other team members and individually.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Google Drive applications.


Additional Information

Due to the recent outbreak of COVID-19 and its severity, the organization has committed to working remotely. We care about our interns/volunteers’ health and we will adapt to the new working environment accordingly.

Proper at-home working capabilities include laptop, smartphone, and connection to WiFi/internet. Must be available to have a phone/video conversation at least once per week.

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About A Free Bird

Location:

146 smith st, Brooklyn, NY 11201, US

Mission Statement

A Free Bird aims to provide the opportunity for children diagnosed with cancer to continue explore their artistic passion, and to give them the strength and the power to fight their disease.

Description

A Free Bird is a start-up non-profit organization dedicated to fighting childhood cancer through art and music therapy. We provide children aged 6 -18, who are diagnosed with cancer, the chance to pursue their passion for the arts.

We believe that the strength and healing powers of the arts are the best therapy!

A Free Bird supports children diagnosed with cancer in their exploration of art, music, acting, poetry, creative writing, graphic design, singing, and any other artistic passions that they may have.

A Free Bird addresses the needs of both children currently fighting cancer and of recovering children through two main programs Dream, FIGHT FREE and FREE.

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Computers & Technology

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

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