Career Workshops

Interviewing Strategies - June '23

How do you get a handle on this and still maintain your authentic, sane self? Come. We’ll show you how.
There are basic dos and don'ts for any interview and then there’s the mysterious, quirky, don’t-take-yourself-too-seriously-but-you-better-be-a-freakin'-rockstar interview environment in the San Francisco Bay Area job market. Instructor Arya Zarrinkelk is a honest to god master at this. And he shares freely and honestly. 

Photo by Christina @ on Unsplash



Starting date

Jun 6


Career Workshops




2 Hours



Topics We'll Cover:

  • Bay Area job market dos and don’ts
  • Best practices for a phone and Zoom interviews
  • Post-interview protocol
  • How to avoid common interview mistakes

Lessons In This Course:

Write your awesome label here.

Meet The Instructor

Arya Zarrinkelk (he/him)

BAVC Media Instructor
Arya Zarrinkelk is the Steve Kerr of career counseling. Never officially being a career counselor before his previous tenure at Bay Area Video Coalition, Arya has helped over 300 clients ranging from ages seventeen to seventy find employment and higher education opportunities. Arya balances a warm and fun approach to career counseling with a strict level of accountability. Arya won’t let his clients fail. His mantra is “lent now, mardi gras later.” He attributes his success to his colleagues at BAVC Media, playing bass, and his innate ability to grow amazing beards.

Become A

Give back to our learning community.

Get Updates

Be the first to know about BAVC Media’s artist development and filmmaker news.
Thank you!