Volunteer for Viet Film Fest
Do you love movies and film? Have you ever wondered what happens at a film festival? Do you want to be a part of furthering the Vietnamese film movement? Get involved with the Vietnamese Film Festival! Join the Viet Film Fest Team today!
Help coordinate the Opening and Closing Galas, and the Awards Ceremony.
Graphics & Design
Support the designing of festival's screening promotion material.
Coordinate the itinerary for the filmmakers from out of town, make information folders for all filmmakers, and prepare goodies bags for festival's special guests.
Primary functions include marketing and disseminating Viet Film Fest collateral within key venues and entities (community spaces, universities, etc). Marketing team makes presentations to recruit volunteers and raise awareness about Viet Film Fest. May work in collaboration with PR team.
Operations & Logistics
Primary tasks include managing the logistics, flow and timeline of VFF’s major screenings which include Opening Night (at Edwards University Cinema 6, Irvine), Spotlight Night and Closing Night, along with the respective parties/galas. Operation volunteers also manage ticket and merchandise sales, ushering and evaluation dissemination and collection.
Primary function of team is to document and highlight the festival through images by taking photos at all festival's programs including screenings, Q & As, panel discussions and special events such as Opening Night, Spotlight Night, Centerpiece event and Closing Night.
Primary functions include disseminating festival news and updates through all mediums (TV, radio, social media) within Vietnamese and non-Vietnamese outlets. PR committee writes film reviews, press releases and interviews filmmakers and talent to promote Viet Film Fest.
Translate articles for the media, web, and festival catalog. If you are comfortable in front of an audience, there is also opportunity to be a translator at the film screenings. We need both Vietnamese-to-English and English-to-Vietnamese translators.
**Special preference for bilingual Vietnamese speakers and literacy for translation support in the areas of print media, catalog content and moderators for screenings (public speaking)**
All VFF volunteers will receive:
If you are interested in volunteering for Viet Film Fest, please fill out the Volunteer Sign-up form on the right or complete a Viet Film Fest Volunteer Application (click here to download) and then email to Tina Do at email@example.com.