2022 Volunteer Recruitment Event

Portland Film Festival volunteer in front of screen

WHEN: Wednesday March 16th, 2022 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

WHERE: 1126 NW Marshall St, Portland

Please stop in on Wednesday evening to learn how you can contribute! Meet our staff and filmmakers and filmlovers.

Contact volunteeer@portlandfilm.org for more information if you can’t make this in-person event.

Individuals interested in volunteering should attend and learn more about the Festival and sign up for a assignments with the Festival. The volunteer event will be an opportunity to sign up for shifts at the festival as well as pre-festival work.

The Portland Film Festival format for 2022 will shift to include both virtual and limited public events with all precautions taken to ensure safety for both our patrons and volunteers. We have many virtual volunteer work that can be done from your home.

Social distancing will be in effect and we will have PPE for all volunteers to use and wear. We understand our former and future volunteers want to earn the benefits of earning tickets, learning technology and meeting new folks. You can find out more on how the festival will be run and the opportunities for volunteering by attending one of our Volunteer Events.

Volunteer Benefits
Come meet current volunteers, team leaders and learn about benefits you receive as a volunteer:

  • free passes to screenings
  • free PDXFF22 film festival volunteer premium
  • great networking for professional or aspiring filmmakers
  • new friendships
  • resume and portfolio building (many volunteers found work and jobs from the connections they made in previous years)

The Portland Film Festival is 100% volunteer-driven organization, and none of their programs would be possible without the support of the generous, dedicated volunteers.

About Portland Film Festival:
Portland Film Festival is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to nurturing filmmakers and audiences, and to celebrating the power of a good story. The festival focuses on the people, ideas, technology, skills, and artistry behind filmmaking and provides both entertaining and educational opportunities to the public.

Contact us:
Thanks for taking the time to read this—See you soon! Can’t make the event? Submit your application to: volunteer@portlandfilm.org



Volunteer Event: Pizza Social & Volunteer Sign Up

Come learn about volunteering with the Portland Film Festival. There are many reasons to volunteer, including supporting independent voices, meeting new friends, having fun, seeing lots of films, and more. You can also meet our staff, other volunteers, filmmakers, and fellow film lovers.

WHEN: Sunday, August 7th, 2022, 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Sign up for Tickets and 2022 Portland Film Festival Announcements

Photos of a vibrant audience watching movies at Portland Film Festival.

Get the inside scoop on all film premieres and fun at the 2022 Portland Film Festival presented by Comcast. This year’s Festival, held October 12th – 22nd, will take place both in-person and virtually. And for Comcast customers, you will get exclusive access through cutting-edge technology by simply saying “Portland Film Festival” in your Xfinity or Flex voice remote.

2022 Volunteer Recruitment Event

WHEN: Wednesday April 20th, 2022 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

WHERE: 1126 NW Marshall St, Portland

Please stop in on Wednesday evening to learn how you can contribute! Meet our staff and filmmakers and filmlovers. You can RSVP here.

Contact volunteeer@portlandfilm.org for more information if you can’t make this in-person event.