STORIES® is a branded entertainment company creating inspiring content including Commercials, Branded Entertainment, and Integrated Marketing Campaigns to solve brands’ marketing challenges. We are a joint venture between Hakuhodo DY Group, top-10 Global Ad Agency, and SEGA®. We have three divisions; Branded Entertainment, Creative Management, and Film & TV. STORIES® creates award-winning branded entertainment by connecting Hollywood creators with major international brands including Subaru, Mattel, Japan Airlines, Essentia Water, Reebok and Marriott Hotels through Hakuhodo DY Group as well as our international partners. We work with a global group of over thirty acclaimed writers and directors to develop and produce projects at virtually any scale. With STORIES®’ successful branded entertainment projects, founder and CEO, Tomoya Suzuki, was selected to the jury at the Cannes Entertainment Lions 2017.
Film & TV Development Internship (Fall)
Seeking Fall Interns for STORIES® INTERNATIONAL, subsidiary of legendary video game publisher SEGA® and Hakuhodo DY Group, seventh largest ad agency worldwide. We are a production and literary management company that works with A-list filmmakers to produce adaptations of SEGA® video games and Japanese stories as English-language feature film and television franchises for a worldwide audience, including SHINOBI, ALTERED BEAST, GOLDEN AXE, STREETS OF RAGE, and CRAZY TAXI. We are currently looking for development interns, Bilingual (fluent, Japanese- and English-speaking and writing) not required but a plus. A strong interest in video games, books, film and television and Japanese culture is a must. Otaku welcome. Interns will have the opportunity to read feature film and television scripts from Hollywood, watch and read Japanese content for English-language adaptation, as well as gain exposure to a multinational production company and practical training that could apply to a career in Film & TV. Great opportunity for aspiring writers and producers. Minimum 2-3 days a week. School credit only. US office is based in Culver City. Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Branded Entertainment Production / Post / Marketing / Design Internship (Fall)
Seeking Fall Production / Post / Marketing / Design Interns for STORIES® INTERNATIONAL, subsidiary of SEGA® and seventh largest ad agency Hakuhodo DY Group. We are a production and literary management company that is adapting SEGA® video games and Japanese stories as English-language feature film, television and digital projects for a worldwide audience. We produce branded entertainment including TWO BELLMEN for JW Marriott, and are currently looking for production, post-production, marketing and design interns for this department. Interns will have the opportunity to learn the ropes of the branded entertainment and commercial production, post-production, marketing, and design process on our projects, as well as exposure to a multinational production company and practical training that could apply to a career in producing, editing, directing, marketing, art directing, copywriting, creative directing, and design. Great opportunity for aspiring editors, directors, marketing executives, advertising executives, and designers. Eye for aesthetic and design is key. Minimum 2-3 days a week. School credit only. US office is based in Culver City. Please send resume and cover letter to email@example.com