Nepal America International Film Festival (NAIFF), an annual film event organized by Nepal America Film Society, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization, is looking for volunteers from Washington DC metro area (Maryland, Virginia and Washington DC). We will also welcome volunteers from across the United States who has commitment and passion for supporting art, culture, and cinema.

Volunteers will have a key role to make a successful film festival event. We have following volunteer opportunity based on your time schedule, commitment and enthusiasm.

Film Festival Preparation

Before starting the film festival, you can join us as a volunteer for Marketing and Promotions of the film festival. We will provide an opportunity for the volunteers to use their expertise in promotion by using different social media and other publicity tools (Poster, Flyers, etc.). We have a lot of opportunity for the volunteers for communicating with a sponsor, community organization,  and international guests. Volunteers can support the overall management of the festival. From the beginning to the end of the festival,  volunteers will get an incredible festival work experience.

 The Festival Production

During the film festival event, there are numbers of volunteer opportunities. At the very beginning of the festival, opening ceremony and red carpet will be held. Volunteers will assign a certain task to perform such as,  greeting guests, checking will call or taking tickets at the entrance.  They will support for box office, theater operations, sales and distribution of tickets, including collecting cash, running credit cards, and end-of-shift reporting. You will be updated with venues and films to answer any questions from movie-goers. There will be an orientation program for volunteers before the film festival.

Benefits For The Volunteer

  • Volunteers name will be published on the website and other publications (America Nepal Film Society)
  • Certificate of appreciation will be given at the closing ceremony.
  • Will get a free pass during the film festival and other events of the film society.
  • Will be invited for the special program of the film society.
  • Will gain incredible working experience.

Please apply soon with a letter of interest and a short CV by email. If you need further information, please contact us at nafilmsociety@gmail.com.

Other Ways to Get Involved

Attend the Film Festival

Nepal America Film Society invites all of you to attend the film festival. We organize varieties of film programs in different locations. You can attend the film festival with your everyday time schedule from 12 am to 10 pm. Your attendance and participation will be a key role in the success of the festival. It is an opportunity to support this program by attending and participating in the film festival. If you are not living in the Washington DC metro area, you can make a plan to visit during the festival time. We will recommend for the food and accommodation with the film festival’s discount rate.

Share and Care for the Festival

Sharing through social media is caring for us and the film festival. Nepal America Film Society provides an opportunity for sharing the film festival event with your friends, family, and connection in the United States or across the world. We will observe and evaluate your sharing. It is a way of supporting the film festival. Your support benefited for the cinema, society, and culture.