Join the Team as a Volunteer
LACFF 2019: The 3rd Los Angeles Chinese Film Festival (LACFF) will take place in Los Angeles in the fall of 2019. The goal of LACFF is to discover and promote high-quality Chinese language and Chinese culture-focused independent films to foster cultural exchange through screenings and other activities.
We are looking for passionate and dedicated volunteers to assist during the festival. As a member of our team, you will have the chance to work closely with Chinese and Hollywood film industry professionals. You will also have the chance to watch some outstanding films selected by our professional programming team. If the idea of meeting and working with the next generation of Chinese filmmakers is exciting to you, come join us at LACFF!
If You Are Not Sure How You Can Help: We are happy to have volunteers who are just getting into the industry and looking to support the community. LACFF is a great place to learn new skills and learn by working alongside experienced industry professionals. You can work on projects that include things such as:
Video editing, graphic design, and photography
Producing social media content or Facebook, WeChat, Weibo, and Instagram
Professional communications with venues, guest speakers, and community partners
Film analysis and event management
If You Want Volunteer Your Professional Skills: We are always happy to have more experienced volunteers and are have opportunities for leadership positions for those who want to teach others. A few examples are:
Theater Management and Operations (inside and outside of theater)
Event Management (for major events on stage helper and event night staff)
Production (photography, video, editing, etc)
Speakers & PR (coordinating with filmmakers, jury members, and special guests, industry/media table)
Marketing (writing and publishing content on social media and the LACFF website)
Industry & Finance (creating business decks, coordinating community partners and sponsors, writing grants)
VIP Driver (Must have a valid CA Driver's License)