Community Involvement

Get involved
Exciting Volunteer Opportunities await you with the Twin Cities Black Film Festival October 9 – 12, 2014.

The Twin Cities Black Film Festival needs volunteers year round to help with all aspects of preparation and execution of our projects and events. Volunteers assist at the theaters, festival office and hospitality desks at the venues — and in many other ways.

By becoming part of the festival team, you will network with other people, see films, and play a valuable role in the festival organization.

Please fill out our Volunteer form

Thank You for your support!

VOLUNTEER
Ticketing Booth/Box Office

Help guests redeem tickets for seats
Help guests purchase tickets
Knowledge of films playing and general festival info.

Merchandise

Sales
Set up & break down

Microsoft Lounge

Engage with consumers
Product knowledge
Keep station clean and orderly
Recruit people to keep the space active

Greeters

Take tickets at venue
Hand out Registration Bags
Welcome everyone
Keep lines nice and orderly
Keep station clean and orderly
Set up area prior to screening
Assist Q and A’s if necessary
Manage & assist patrons to their seats
Hand out marketing collateral if available

Drivers/Transportation

You Must Have a Valid Driver License

VIP transport to hotels, airport, appearances
Keep vehicles safe and clean when in possession
Flexible with travel plans

Information Booth

Overall knowledge of festival events/schedule
Hand out materials
Keep station clean and orderly
Know all other leads for each station
Welcome everyone, be outgoing
Set up/take down displays/signage at the booth

Photographers

Great photos to be taken at:

Festival Receptions
Film Screenings
Panels/seminars
Hollywood Fashion Show
TCBFF Scandal Party
Microsoft Lounge

Runners/Greeters

Responsibilites will be allocated each day

Receptions

Assist with set up/break down
Check tickets or passes upon entry
Greet Patrons

Panel Discussion/Seminars

Keep space neat and orderly
Engage with patrons
Manage entry lines into the event

Festival Office

General administrative assistance

Pre-festival & Post-festival Assistants

Prepare gift bags
Prepare sponsor packets
Put up posters
Hand out materials
Assist with clean up and decorations

Bloggers

Film
Social Media

SIGN-UP
Please complete the form below and a Representative will contact you soon.
Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the 11th Annual Twin Cities Black Film Festival!