Our volunteers are a valued and essential part of the work we do. Find out more and apply below.


We offer a variety of positions and roles, all providing valuable experience and exposure to those trying to break into the film, arts, and events industries.

What will be required of you:

  • Minimum of 2 shifts over the festival dates

The festival fosters a pro-active environment for volunteers, providing you with a Festival Pass, an Encounters t-shirt and a Festival Bag!

Full information on volunteering with us will be provided in August when we contact you to confirm availability.

If you would like to apply to volunteer for Encounters Film Festival 2019 please fill out the form below:

Applications close on 23 August 2019.

Please apply here.