Volunteer for ViFF
Do you love movies and film? Have you ever wondered what happens at a film festival? Do you want to be apart of furthering the Vietnamese film movement? Get involved with the Vietnamese International Film Festival! Join the ViFF Team today!
Help coordinate the Opening and Closing Galas, and the Awards Ceremony. Opening Night will take place at Edwards Universtiy Cinema 6, Irvine. Closing Night and the Awards Ceremony will be held at UCI.
Graphics & Design
Support the designing of ViFF screening promotion material.
Coordinate the itinerary for the filmmakers from out of town, make information folders for all filmmakers, and prepare goodies bags for ViFF’s special guests.
Primary functions include marketing and disseminating ViFF collateral within key venues and entities (community spaces, universities, etc). Marketing team makes presentations to recruit volunteers and raise awareness about ViFF. May work in collaboration with PR team.
Operations & Logistics
Primary tasks include managing the logistics, flow and timeline of ViFF’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 ViFF through images by taking photos at all ViFF 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 ViFF 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 ViFF.
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 ViFF volunteers will receive:
If you are interested in volunteering for ViFF, please fill out the Volunteer Sign-up form on the right or complete a ViFF Volunteer Application (click here to download) and then email to Julie Vo at firstname.lastname@example.org.