Volunteer registrations are now open for the next edition of the Gold Coast Film Festival, 15-26 April 2020.
Our amazing team of volunteers are part of the bigger family of people dedicated to making the festival a truly enjoyable experience for all our guests.
Our amazing team of volunteers are part of the bigger family of people dedicated to making the festival a truly enjoyable experience for all our guests. Just some of the many roles our volunteers are involved in include:
- Festival Shuttle drivers – drivers for our festival shuttle, helping our invited filmmakers, VIPs and interstate guests get from QT Hotel to our hub at HOTA, Home of the Arts and to other venues.
- Movie Locations Tour assistants – Assisting with the Movie Locations Tours by checking in guests, guiding the groups at stops, answering questions and generally making sure guests have a great time!
- REELLife Industry Event assistants – Managing door lists and check-ins for industry seminars and events, guiding industry speakers to events, setting up waters and making sure tech is ready to go
- Guest services –providing assistance for festival guests and VIPs at the GCFF information booth by answering questions, suggesting films, booking tickets
- Survey team – Surveying guests about their experience at the Festival and inputting survey results
- Ushers – Greeting and escorting film and media guests to events and/or screenings
- Major event assistants – setting up and packing down major events, setting up theming, checking in guests, packing lanyards, getting drinks for guests, placing flyers on seats, packing VIP gift bags
- Virtual Reality assistants – Assisting with testing VR equipment, teaching guests to use the equipment and providing a great experience for first-time and seasoned VR guests.
Our volunteers commit to completing at least 2 x 4 hour shifts across the festival. Festival volunteers will receive a crew member shirt as well as one Admit 1 ticket to a film for every 4 hour shift completed.
Information sessions for new or returning volunteers will take place on Monday 23 March 5.30pm and Tuesday 24 March 9.30am. Please feel free to come along and meet the GCFF team, your Volunteer Coordinators and hear about the 2020 Gold Coast Film Festival.
Volunteer registrations close March 23, 2020.
Volunteers are the the heart of the festival, so register today to become a part of the Gold Coast Film Festival volunteer team!