VOLUNTEERS PROGRAMME 2017

Film festivals rely on the dedication of volunteers and Valletta Film Festival is not an exception.

Over 200 people volunteered for the first two editions of Valletta Film Festival in the weeks prior and during the event. They assisted the organisers of the festival in marketing and promoting the event, the operations at the different venues and offered administrative support at the different offices of the festival.

Film Grain Foundation is currently receiving applications from interested individuals who want to the part of the organisation of the third edition of the Valletta Film Festival.

We are looking fro volunteers, from Malta and elsewhere, who have a commitment to supporting independent film and who are willing to help in the month prior to the festival and during the days of the festival from 16-25 June 2017.

There are many ways volunteers can get involved at the Festival! Please read on for a brief overview of the different departments that utilise volunteers:

Corporate RelationsAct as liaison and provide guest services for corporate sponsors;
Festival OfficesAssist with daily operations, set up, and tear down of headquarters and all associated offices (film office, SIO, volunteer hub, programming etc);
Information ServicesProvide customer service and general Festival information to patrons at designated locations;
MarketingVideo/content editing, photography, and associated duties as it relates to Festival content;
PressHelp with press check-in, office duties, and press communications;
ProductionHelp with behind-the scenes set-up, maintenance, and tear down of the Festival;
Tech ServicesHelp set-up, troubleshoot, and breakdown technology at the Festival;
Box OfficeDistribute, collect, and account for all tickets at our theatres;
OperationsFrom ticket taking to crowd control, we need many hands to help us with crowds!
TicketingAssist in filling ticket orders, answering patrons’ questions about films and theatres, and providing customer service

To register kindly fill this application.

For more information, you can also email us on volunteers@filmgrainfoundation.org or call us on +356 2713 3081.