We’re looking for volunteers to help us during the Festival (March 10th–14th) and before and after it. Tampere Film Festival 2021 is planned to happen both online and on-site, considering covid-19 restrictions of that time.  

SIGN UP FOR A VOLUNTEER HERE. The recruitment for 2021 festival is open until February 12th, 2021. Check out more detailed information on tasks here.

What Do We Require?

Age at least 18 years old. A friendly and open mindset and good communication skills, preferably in Finnish and English, but in many tasks either one is usually enough. Other language skills are bonus. Flexibility with schedules is also positive. You are not allowed to work under any kind of intoxicants (alcohol, drugs).

Volunteer Benefits

ACCESS TO SOME SCREENINGS WITH STAFF BADGE
Free entry to regular priced film screenings (excluding sold out screenings).

STAFF FOOD
Free meals for working days in our partner restaurants (1 food ticket / about 5h shift).

FESTIVAL PARTIES
Free entry to festival parties (if organized). 

PROGRAMME CATALOGUE
Festival programme catalogue includes comprehensive information about screenings and events.

EXPERIENCE
You will get a versatile experience of working at festival and a work certificate if you want one. 

WE WILL TAKE CARE OF YOU
Festival venues will have rest areas with snacks and refreshments for volunteers. All the volunteers will also have a proper introduction and full support from their team leader, no one has to work alone!

Shifts and Working Hours

A volunteer is expected to participate in his or her own team support tasks for at least three different days. The duration of one shift is five hours. The most eager can make as many shifts as they want, there is no upper limit.

The working hours depend on the task. Depending on which team you belong there can be shifts at any time from early morning to night. 

Certain pre-assignments take place even before the festival week itself. After the festival, there is an opportunity to work as an assistant in follow-up tasks.

Tasks

Take a look on volunteer tasks here.

Schedule and Team Leaders

The volunteer recruitment ends on February 12th, 2021.

We will inform the chosen ones in two weeks after the recruitment time ends. More detailed information is included. 

After you have been chosen, your own team leader will give you more detailed information about the job description and the shifts. Team leaders will also plan the schedules with their own team members and arrange inductions if needed.

If you have any questions, please contact: annika.eklof(at)tff.fi

Kuva: Jani Rutanen