Media & Communication Links

Multimedia | Communication | Writing for Film and Television


MULTIMEDIA

The Firm List | http://us.firmlist.com

Your source for finding web design & development firms as well as individual web designers, developers, programmers and other multimedia & new media professionals from all over the world, including United States of America. The site has been growing since 1998 and now features more than 15,000 firms in over 175 countries.

Gamasutra | www.gamasutra.com

Site dedicated to the games industry. Post jobs or resumes, view theses, company descriptions, and industry news. Free to sign up.

Games Industry Biz Jobs | http://gamesindustry.biz/jobs.php

The world's largest job advertising board for the interactive entertainment industry.

Creative Hotlist | www.creativehotlist.com

Creative Hotlist is an online application for connecting talent, companies and services. Individuals can not only search job listings but also post resumes, job-wanted listings and online portfolios.

Digital Media Net Career Center | http://digitalmedianet.4jobs.com

Online community for the digital media industry. Free to create an account, post your resume to the site and apply to job postings.

Association for Multimedia Communications | www.amcomm.org

Premier networking and professional organization for people who make New Media happen (based in Chicago).

Interaction Design Association | www.ixda.org

The Interaction Design Association is a member-supported organization committed to serving the needs of the international interaction design community. The IxDA provides an online forum for the discussion of interaction design issues.

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences | www.interactive.org

Professional association that promotes awareness of the art and science of interactive games and entertainment.

Rhizome | www.rhizome.org

Rhizome.org is an online platform for the global new media art community. Their programs support the creation, presentation, discussion and preservation of contemporary art that uses new technologies in significant ways.

Media Bistro | www.mediabistro.com

Dedicated to anyone who creates or works with content. Their mission is to provide opportunities (both on- and offline) for you to meet each other, share resources, become informed of job opportunities and interesting projects, improve your career skills, and showcase your work.

Philadelphia Area New Media Association | www.panma.org

Primary objectives are to increase the visibility of the local new media industry; to facilitate career growth of new media professionals; and to enhance the ability of local new media companies to hire locally trained and educated professionals.

Philadelphia Area Computer Society | www.pacsnet.org

Formed for the purpose of education and communication among computer users in the Greater Philadelphia area and to inform the general public concerning computer technology and its implications for the future. Membership is open to persons interested in any aspect of the various computer fields including the different operating systems, software, hardware and programming.

Webgrrls International | www.webgrrls.com

Webgrrls provides a forum for women in new media and technology to network, exchange job and business leads, form strategic alliances, mentor and teach, intern and learn the skills to help women succeed in an increasingly technical workplace and world.

VisualNet | www.visualnet.com

VISUALNET is the leading international online directory for the Film, TV and Advertising production industry. The company directory includes over 3000 new media companies all over the world.

Talent Zoo | www.talentzoo.com

Free job board for advertising, marketing and media professionals. Simply search the database, or sign up for a free account to better manage your job search.

COMMUNICATION

Current Jobs in Writing, Editing and Communications | www.graduatejobs.com/sub_login.htm (call 215-717-6075 for username and password)

Good source for employment vacancies nationwide, specifically entry-level. Updated monthly. Available for print review in Career Services or online using the above userID and password.

The Biz | http://thebiz.variety.com

Variety entertainment news magazine provides a free database of media and entertainment jobs. There is also a section for networking with other professionals in the showbiz industry.

Showbizjobs | www.showbizjobs.com

Showbizjobs.com is an entertainment industry job center--a destination portal for both job seekers and employers (mostly Hollywood jobs).

National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) Job Bank | http://jobbank.emmyonline.org

Job Bank is a free service of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. The service has two parts: Job Listing and Resumes. Job Listing is a database of jobs offered by television companies. Resumes are listings from people looking for a job in television.

NAB Broadcast Career Link (National Association of Broadcasters) | http://broadcastcareerlink.nabef.org

Broadcast Career Link is the premier electronic recruitment resource for the industry. Whether you're looking for a new job, or ready to take the next step in your career, this site will help you find the opportunity that's right for you.

National Association of Television Program Executives | www.natpe.org

NATPE is a global, non-profit organization dedicated to the creation, development and distribution of televised programming in all forms across all mature and emerging media platforms. NATPE develops and nurtures opportunities, both commercial and educational, for buying, selling and sharing of content and ideas.

Entertainment Careers | www.entertainmentcareers.net

Entertainment jobs, internships and career information in the entertainment industry. Hundreds of entertainment jobs and internships available. The site offers free access to many of the listings, Joining as a member for a fee provides additional access to members-only listings and information.

Mandy’s International Film & TV Production Directory | www.mandy.com

Mandy's International Film and TV Production Directory is a web-only resource for professional service-providers in Film, TV and Multimedia. Two useful sections include the “Jobs” database as well as the “Services” section, which is useful in researching production companies.

Production Hub | www.productionhub.com

The Community search site for film, television, video, live event and digital media production. Includes a Production Directory & Guide for Broadcast TV, Film and Video as well as a database of Entertainment Jobs in Film, Television, Video and Digital Media Production.

Resource 411 | www.resource411.com

Online resource with lots of information on production companies in New York & Los Angeles. Click on the links for “LA411” or “NY411” at the top of the page to access extensive lists of categories of companies to research as potential employers. The Job Board links to The Biz site (above).

TV Jobs | www.tvjobs.com

An Internet based employment service dedicated to helping you find employment in the highly competitive broadcast marketplace. Note that you must purchase a subscription to access the listings on this site. The fee is very reasonable, at $39.95 for one year.

CrewNet | www.crewnet.com

The film and television industry’s employment resource. Since 1994 Crew Net has been providing quality job leads to entertainment talent, crew and corporate professionals. Crew Net has new jobs updated daily from around the world.

FilmStaff | www.filmstaff.com

FilmStaff.com is where people go for Entertainment Jobs. Film production and television production listings are updated daily, as well as jobs on commercials, music videos, theatre, and interactive projects. Note that this site requires registration to gain access and charges a fee.

ReelDIRT | www.reeldirt.com

Free website of showbiz resources. Click on the reelJOBS button to see a list of direct links to film and television company HR pages.

VisualNet | www.visualnet.com

This is a comprehensive online directory of all types of international companies related to film, TV and ad Production.

Media Bistro | www.mediabistro.com

Dedicated to anyone who creates or works with content. Their mission is to provide opportunities (both on- and offline) for you to meet each other, share resources, become informed of job opportunities and interesting projects, improve your career skills, and showcase your work.

Online News Association | www.onlinenewsassociation.org

ONA is open to journalists from around the world who produce news on the Internet and other digital platforms. Site includes a job board. Annual student membership in only $25.

American Association of Advertising Agencies | www.aaaa.org

The national trade association representing the advertising agency business in the United States. The website includes an extensive Career Development section.

Philadelphia Ad Club | www.phillyadclub.com

A non-profit organization serving local advertising, marketing and media professionals. The site includes a directory of local agencies, as well as job listings.

AdAge TalentWorks| http://adage.com/talentworks

Comprehensive employment website for the advertising field, run by Advertising Age magazine.

Media Job Market | www.mediajobmarket.com

A marketplace for media professionals, this site offers a searchable job database, resume posting, as well as useful career-related articles.

Talent Zoo| www.talentzoo.com

Free job board for advertising, marketing and media professionals. Simply search the database, or sign up for a free account to better manage your job search.

WRITING FOR FILM & TELEVISION

Current Jobs in Writing, Editing and Communications | www.graduatejobs.com/sub_login.htm (call 215-717-6075 for username and password)

Good source for employment vacancies nationwide, specifically entry-level. Updated monthly. Available for print review in Career Services or online using the above userID and password.

Mandy’s International Film & TV Production Directory | www.mandy.com

Mandy's International Film and TV Production Directory is a web-only resource for professional service-providers in Film, TV and Multimedia. Two useful sections include the “Jobs” database as well as the “Services” section, which is useful in researching production companies.

Production Hub | www.productionhub.com

The Community search site for film, television, video, live event and digital media production. Includes a Production Directory & Guide for Broadcast TV, Film and Video as well as a database of Entertainment Jobs in Film, Television, Video and Digital Media Production.

Resource 411 | www.resource411.com

One-stop industry production resource for New York (New York 411) and Los Angeles (LA 411). The Job Board links to The Biz site (below).

The Biz | http://thebiz.variety.com

Variety entertainment news magazine provides a free database of media and entertainment jobs. There is also a section for networking with other professionals in the showbiz industry.

Showbizjobs | www.showbizjobs.com

Showbizjobs.com is an entertainment industry job center--a destination portal for both job seekers and employers.

Entertainment Careers | www.entertainmentcareers.net

Jobs, internships and career information on the entertainment industry. Hundreds of entertainment jobs and internships available.

National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) Job Bank | http://jobbank.emmyonline.org

Job Bank is a free service of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. The service has two parts: Job Listing and Resumes. Job Listing is a database of jobs offered by television companies. Resumes are listings from people looking for a job in television.

CrewNet | www.crewnet.com

The film and television industry’s employment resource. Since 1994 Crew Net has been providing quality job leads to entertainment talent, crew and corporate professionals. Crew Net has new jobs updated daily from around the world.

The Hollywood Creative Directory | www.hcdonline.com

The premiere source for contact information for the film, television and new media industries. There are two great ways to get the phone numbers, addresses and email addresses of the industries' top players online: Buy any of the best-selling print directories and other products at the HCD Store. Or subscribe to HCD Online for instant internet access to the most up-to-date contact information 24/7. The 2008 Blu-Book Production Directory is available on the site as a free PDF download.

VisualNet | www.visualnet.com

This is a comprehensive online directory of all types of international companies related to film, TV and ad production.

Screenwriter’s Lounge | www.cinemarquee.com/cine/screenwtr.htm

Lots of information about screenwriting and links to other helpful sites.

The Writer’s Guild of America – West | www.wga.org

The WGAw represents writers in the motion picture, broadcast, cable and new technologies industries. The site includes many resources and tools for writers.

The Writers Guild of America – East | www.wgaeast.org

The WGAe represents writers in the motion picture, broadcast, cable and new technologies industries. The site includes a career section with useful advice as well as a great resource section.

American Screenwriter’s Association | www.asascreenwriters.com

The American Screenwriters Association™ (ASA) is organized for educational purposes, including the promotion and encouragement of the art of screenwriting. ASA is committed to the international support and advancement of all screenwriters. Welcomes interested individuals from around the world who are pursuing the writing of documentaries, educational films, feature films, television, radio and large screen format (Omnimax ™, IMAX ™) films.

Hollywood Scriptwriter | www.hollywoodscriptwriter.com

Hollywood Scriptwriter magazine is the Trade Paper For Screenwriters, Producers and Directors. The website offers archives of some articles and includes information on subscribing to the magazine.

Creative Screenwriting | www.creativescreenwriting.com

Official site for the magazine. Contains script reviews and writer interviews and subscription information.

Movie Bytes | www.moviebytes.com

Lists of screenwriting contests and markets, as well as other helpful information.

Script Magazine | www.scriptmag.com

Script evaluation services; online, open-door contests; online classes and more.

Film Makers | www.filmmakers.com

Site has a message board, resource links, links to contests and film festivals, and more.

Cine Story | www.cinestory.com

CineStory is a non-profit educational association dedicated to providing new screenwriters with opportunities to work with committed industry professionals on a personal basis in order to raise the level of their craft and the marketability of their projects. Located in Idylwild, CA (1-1/2 hours from LA), they conduct seminars, retreats and camps for screenwriters.

Screenwriter’s Utopia | www.screenwritersutopia.com

Script reviews and industry news.

TV Writer Central | www.tvwriter.com

Message boards, online classes, frequently asked questions, industry chats, and contests and competitions.


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