Film PEI seeks applications a full-time Student Artist in Residence.

All student artists working in any medium are encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate must be between the ages of 16 and 29 and must be returning to school in the fall. The artist will be provided studio space and equipment at Film PEI. They will research and develop an experimental short film for exhibition in the Film PEI signature showcase at Art in the Open 2021 and support the Film PEI and Art in the Open production and festival teams in preparation for the Film PEI signature project at the Art in the Open main event.

Duties include:

  • Research and develop an original experimental short film (>5mins) for exhibition in August 2021.
  • Video editing
  • Creation of promotional materials for online platforms
  • AV tech support
  • Festival and event support
  • Collaboration and communication with colleagues


  • Between the ages of 16 – 29
  • Returning to school in the fall
  • Experience in video and film editing
  • Working knowledge of photoshop
  • AV technical skills an asset
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Reliable and independent

Candidates should apply by sending resumes and links to an online portfolio (Instagram or another online platform) to by June 11, 2021. For more information email

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