Sappi 2020 Film Maker Internship

Sappi is inviting applications for its 2020 Film Maker Internship available at its Saiccor Mill, in Umkomaas, south of Durban from unemployed young South Africans with relevant qualifications.


  • Assist in script development by sourcing content from subject matter experts, as well as scheduling and coordinating video shoots
  • Determine what camera equipment is necessary for the shoot
  • Identify what content would be suited for 360 degree video and virtual reality
  • Setup and operate various production equipment including cameras, audio and video recorders, lighting equipment, props, and microphones for location production
  • Perform video shoots as well as technical considerations of video shoots, includes lighting, camera operation, sound recording and directing the staff when needed
  • Capture video footage, trim as required, label appropriately and organise in folder system
  • Design and develop motion graphics and still graphics for all videos
  • Create visual effects enhancement
  • Gather music and sound effects for the use in the videos
  • Render all video and audio for all delivery methods
  • Troubleshoot in all areas of production if necessary


  • A good understanding of media and interactive technologies
  • Must be detailed orientated and flexible and adaptable in a changing environment
  • Good verbal and written communication skills


  • A Degree or Diploma in video production, multimedia development, animation or similar
  • Experience working with video editing software will be beneficial
  • Knowledge of Wondershare Filmora

How to apply?

To apply for the Sappi 2020 Film Maker Internship CLICK HERE

Closing Date: 12 February 2020.

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