PRODUCTION ASSISTANT INITIATIVE
The Production Assistant Initiative creates an opportunity for ethnically diverse production assistants to work on an NBC show over the course of a season. All NBC scripted and unscripted series produced by Universal Television and Universal Television Alternative Studio are participating in the annual initiative.
To be considered as a Production Assistant on one of our shows, submissions will be accepted on a rolling basis. Please email your resume and cover letter to [email protected]
ALTERNATIVE DIRECTORS PROGRAM
The Alternative Directors Program is NBC’s new annual directors’ initiative that addresses the need for more representation behind the camera in unscripted programming. Intended for female and ethnically diverse talent with at least one directing credit, the program will give five directors the opportunity to shadow over several weeks on NBC and Universal Television Alternative Studios unscripted series including prep, production and post. The submission window is now CLOSED. Next submission window will open in Spring/Summer of 2020.
NBC EMERGING DIRECTOR PROGRAM
The NBC EMERGING DIRECTOR PROGRAM is designed to take directors accomplished in their respective fields (features, commercials, music videos) and give them the opportunity to work alongside episodic television directors. Submissions open Oct. 21 – Nov. 3rd.