SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Star Cinema
POSITION Creative Researcher
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED July 12, 2018

BUSINESS SUMMARY

Experience Life through Movies

ABS-CBN Film Productions, Inc. or Star Cinema is one of the leading Filipino Film production and distribution outfit. It has produced more than 240 films in various genres that suit the preferences of Filipinos of all ages and background from anywhere in the world.

As of 2015, Star Cinema has captured more than 83% of the theatrical market share.  More than half of its total releases reached and exceeded the P200M mark in the box office with Sisterakas (2012) and It Takes a Man and a Woman (2013) earning more than P400M worldwide.  Girl, Boy Bakla, Tomboy has also reached more than P400M at the box office becoming the highest grossing Filipino movie of all time.

Star Cinema continues to dominate the industry by producing multi-awarded and box office movies that set the trend in Philippine cinema.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    1. Responsible for the research and evaluation of literary materials possible for acquisition
    2. Seeks out, identifies and processes materials (i.e. real life experience of people, books, newspaper/magazine articles, featured real life stories on television) that can be developed into story concepts.
    3. Prepares research plan based on the objectives of the research
    4. Obtains data and reference materials through direct interviews, investigation, environmental scanning, immersion or scholarly research method (e.g. surveys, focus group discussions, library research)
    5. Prepares and submits research findings within deadline through verbal or written reports as per requirement
    6. Evaluates and submits comments and recommendations on merits and feasibility of unsolicited materials
    7. Responsible for the banking of approved concepts and materials

REQUIREMENTS

    • Graduate of any 4-year course
    • With or without relevant experience
    • Excellent in oral and written communication (both in English and Filipino)
    • Dedicated to pursuing a career in film
    • Interested in filmmaking, literature and story research

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.