Become A Festival Volunteer At UCFF 2016
The Underground Cinema Film Festival is an annual international celebration of the art of filmmaking. We are looking for a team of enthusiastic, dedicated and friendly volunteers to help create the biggest and most successful festival to date. To be a volunteer you must be:
- passionate about film
- completely reliable and free for full shifts from September 9th to the 10th 2015
- able to work well in a team and on your own, and be driven to help make UCFF one of the best audience experiences in Ireland
The positions available are as follows:
- Marketing & PR: Market the Festival. Help assemble press kits, facilitate press inquiries and interviews.
- Advertising: Responsible for program and video advertising. Works closely with marketing & PR
- Audio Visual & Technical Support: Technical knowledge essential for this role
- Event Co-Ordinators: Manage the various different events to be staged during the festival ie. opening and closing receptions, parties etc.
- Event Photography: You'll need your own photography equipment, an energetic attitude to be an official Festival Photographer. Help us chronicle all the exciting events & VIP appearances.
- Event Filming: You'll need your own video equipment, an energetic attitude for this position. Help us chronicle all the exciting events throughout the festival.
- Box Office: Assist with pass holder admissions, preferred seating and ticket sales
- Festival Support Team: Assist with the smooth day to day running of the festival at various different locations
- Social Media: Need to social media skills (Facebook Twitter etc.). Important to use these tools without going over the top.
- MC's: Need to have strong public speaking skills to introduce screenings and panels
- Workshop Support: Look after workshop number and those attending. Facilitate workshops by setting up equipment, manning the room's activities and ensuring the host of the worshop is well looked after.
- Transportation: VIP transportation and other miscellaneous transportation needs. You either must have your own car or be over 26 years and the festival will supply you with the festival vehicle.
- Sponsor Relations: Be a point of contact for our sponsors and help make their festival experience a great one
- A Festival Pass
- Special preview screenings of the programme
- A free festival t-shirt
- Get to see the films for free when you are volunteering
- Learn new skills and gain experience
- Including the time you have spent with the UCFF on your CV