join our team

This fifth anniversary edition of the festival will be held in Edinburgh from the 4th until the 8th of April with screenings at  the Filmhouse and other venues around the city.

We are looking for enthusiastic and committed people whose invaluable support will help to make the festival a real success!


The vibrancy, energy and enthusiasm of volunteers play a vital role, volunteers are the face of the festival so by joining our team you become ambassador for the organisation and the event. The main role of the volunteers will be greeting and meeting our audiences, guests and partners’, so providing great customer service is a must for this role at the festival.

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Deadline: march 14th

What will you get in exchange?

  • Great opportunity to gain experience in the area of film festival organisation 

  • Get to meet new people  

  • Opportunity to see international inspiring documentary films  

  • A branded T-shirt promoting the festival

Applications close on the 14th of March and the volunteer recruitment is now live, to apply please fill the application form from the following link below.


If you have any questions you can contact us at Please note that there will be a training session on Thursday 22 March (6pm) which is mandatory, so please let us know if you have any issues with the date.


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