Volunteer at Edinburgh International Film Festival 2019

Every year the Edinburgh International Film Festival involves around 130 volunteers across departments.

This year, the festival will take place from 19 to 30 June 2019.


Who can apply

  • volunteers must be over 18 to perform roles in the majority of teams
  • there are roles suited to all levels of experience


Tasks and duration

  • most volunteer posts are one to two weeks long, some lasting up to four weeks;
  • volunteer posts are available in the following teams: Industry and Talent Development, Guest Services, Programme Planning, Projects, Marketing, Education & Learning, Front of House, Technical



  • see EIFF films and attend EIFF events;
  • access EIFF’s Industry Centre with a wide range of Industry Events and networking opportunities;
  • access the Videotheque;
  • attend the wrap party.


How to apply:


Deadline: 30th April 2019.  However, the festival will continue to take applications after this point.


Read more here.