Hosted every week at our studio space, The Hidden Gem Creative Studio provides donation-based screenwriting support sessions for experienced and amateur screenwriters. Facilitated by instructors who teach at universities and non-profits in the Bay Area, the screenwriting group provides critical feedback, instruction and advice for new projects in development. Free wine and refreshment provided. Suggested donation $5-10
Interns who officially apply through UnitedRootsOakland.org can be eligible to be resident artists from periods of 6 months to 1 year. They are responsible for working with the in-house Film Producers to manage equipment and the production space. Regular duties include welcoming clients, answering phones, taking out trash, checking mail and periodically cleaning.
In exchange for their time, interns receive structured support in growing their own business, including privileged access to production space, equipment, events, and a large network of clients/colleagues.
Candidates are screened continuously every year. Applications should include a resume, cover letter and links to samples of previous work and be sent to: HiddenGemOakland@gmail.com
Hosted every 6-12 months at our studio space, The Hidden Gem Creative Studio provides free wall space to Bay Area artists to advertise their art in our studio. Applicants are screened by The Hidden Gem resident artists, and are honored during an annual gala hosted at our studio. Applications should include a resume, cover letter and links to samples of previous work and be sent to: HiddenGemOakland@gmail.com