Please read the following descriptions below for the roles available. If you are interested and feel you are a great candidate, please fill and submit the Volunteer Form below.

Before The Festival

Before a screening in al Midan Theatre

Before a screening in al Midan Theatre

  • Administrative Assistant
    Assist the production in day-to-day tasks in office, answering questions over the phone and via email, and correspond with filmmakers. Volunteers will learn about the administrative duties needed to run a film festival.

  • Social Media Manager
    Manage all social media accounts for the Festival, as well as regulate posts on festival-specific websites, create original copy for posts, and coordinate cross-promotional posts with partners.

  • Graphic Designer
    Working closely with our Graphic Designers, create original designs using the Festival logo and style guide, to be featured on all Festival communication, including website, social media, digital and print ads.

Our Friends & Volunteers at the HIFF 2018 opening ceremony

Our Friends & Volunteers at the HIFF 2018 opening ceremony

  • Animator
    Create original content, working closely with our graphic designers, as promotional material for the Festival.

  • Video Editor
    Edit footage gathered from the 2017 Festival as well as from events during the year. Footage includes interviews with filmmakers, recorded panels and talks, and event coverage. Edited videos will be featured on the Festival's Vimeo channel and used for promotional purposes.

  • Marketing Assistant
    Assist in all marketing and promotional aspects before the 2018 Festival. Volunteers will be included in correspondence between partners and sponsors.

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During The Festival

Samaa Wakeem, HIFF 2018 volunteer coordinator.

Samaa Wakeem, HIFF 2018 volunteer coordinator.

  • Host
    You are the first impression our guests have of the Festival by welcoming attendees and filmmakers, answering questions about the events taking place at the venue, and directing guests to the theater.

  • Box Office / Theater Operations
    Sales and distribution of tickets, including collecting cash, running credit cards, and end-of-shift reporting. Will be familiar with venues and films to answer questions from movie-goers.

  • Theater Assistant / Usher
    Assist in Festival theaters collecting tickets, ushering as needed, and answering any questions guests may have about the screening time or location. At times Theater assistants are called upon to welcome guests at the beginning of the screening or host Q&A's after the screening.

Making sure you get the best quality screenings

Making sure you get the best quality screenings

  • Event Production
    Assist with the set-up, execution, and breakdown of events, receptions, and more.

  • Projectionist
    Projecting the film on screen, working closely with the theater assistant to ensure screenings run on schedule as well as checking equipment before screenings.

  • Filmmaker and Patron Hospitality
    Provide concierge services for filmmakers and their guests as well as work closely with VIP Pass Holders to ensure they have an incredible festival experience!

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