Volunteers Opportunities

Thank you for considering volunteering at the 2023 Fayetteville Film Fest!

We’re enthusiastic about this year and require assistance for a remarkable event. Volunteers will be assigned for 3 hour shifts, with priority given to those available for 2 or more shifts. For each shift served, you will receive 2 tickets to any screening. If you serve 3 shifts, you will receive a VIP pass. We cannot provide tickets or passes prior to completed shifts. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old.


Volunteering for event setup offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the success of the Fayetteville Film Fest. As an integral part of the events team, you'll assist in creating a welcoming and organized environment for festival guests to enjoy. From setting up the venue to ensuring a seamless transition throughout the event and eventually assisting with the load-out, your dedication will ensure the smooth running of the festival.

As an after-party doorman volunteer at the Fayetteville Film Fest, you'll play a crucial role in ensuring our event's attendees have a smooth and enjoyable experience. In this position, you'll be responsible for greeting guests upon arrival, verifying their access credentials, and directing them to the various areas of the party. Your warm and welcoming demeanor will set the tone for an incredible evening of celebration and networking among filmmakers, festival-goers, and industry professionals. Additionally, you'll work alongside fellow volunteers and our dynamic event staff to attend to any queries or concerns guests may have, making their experience both comfortable and memorable. Your commitment and enthusiasm as a doorman will contribute significantly to the overall success of the event, fostering a fantastic atmosphere for everyone involved.

In this position, you will maintain an inviting and well-organized concessions area, ensuring patrons enjoy a smooth and enjoyable experience. Your responsibilities will include serving snacks and beverages with a friendly attitude, handling transactions efficiently, and keeping the area clean and tidy. By volunteering for concessions, you will directly contribute to making the Fayetteville Film Fest a memorable event for all attendees while fostering positive connections within the film community.

As an usher volunteer at the Fayetteville Film Fest, you guide and assist attendees as they navigate the festival. Your friendly demeanor and knowledge of the event will enhance their overall experience. Ushers ensure the smooth operation of screenings and other festival activities by directing guests to their designated seating, answering questions, and providing essential information about the event schedule and venue.

Join our team as a Technology Assistant and play a vital role in ensuring a seamless, engaging experience for all festival attendees. In this position, you will help set up and troubleshoot audiovisual equipment, monitor film screenings to ensure optimal sound and video quality and provide technical support for panel discussions and workshops. Your expertise and passion for technology will contribute to the success of the festival, and in return, you'll gain valuable experience working behind the scenes at a dynamic film event. Embrace this unique opportunity to support independent cinema by combining your tech skills with your love for filmmaking.

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Ready to Volunteer? Complete the Form and Join Us!

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Full Name
Please indicate all positions that you feel that you would be best suited for: (Check all that apply)
Please indicate all shifts that you would be available. Our volunteer coordinator will confirm your schedule. (Check all that apply)
How many THREE HOUR shifts would you like to be scheduled for?
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