Volunteering at the Traverse City Film Festival is a rich and rewarding experience unlike anything else. It’s about film. It’s about community. It’s about working with some of the greatest people you’ll ever meet. And there are also some pretty cool perks, too!
- FREE super cool volunteer tshirt
- FREE Volunteer Only Movie on the Monday before the festival
- FREE Volunteer Only Party on the Monday after the festival
- FREE tickets reserved just for volunteers to select screenings
- Discounted merchandise opportunities
Answers to some of the questions about volunteering we hear the most, including the details on SWAG.
2018 VOLUNTEER UPDATES
- (6/29) Lights! Camera! Signup! Volunteer Shifts are Live
- (7/10) TCFF Volunteering from 9 to 5
- (7/19) Life Moves Pretty Fast…So Make Your TCFF Volunteering Plans Now! It’s a TCFF Volunteer Bulletin
- (7/25) Alright, TCFF Volunteers, Are You Ready for Your Close-Up? Credentialing and Important Updates!
- (7/30) TCFF Volunteers Really Tie the Festival (and Room) Together – FREE VOLUNTEER ONLY Screening Tonight!
- (8/2) FREE TCFF Volunteer Tix, Hot Shifts, and More!
2019 VOLUNTEER TRAINING
Answer Squad Training: Details TBA
2019 VOLUNTEER DATES
June 28: Volunteer Shifts Available for Sign Up
July 26 & 27: Volunteer Credentialing (Times and Location(s) TBA)
July 29: Volunteer Orientation and Screening (6 pm at The Kubrick at Central Grade)
July 30: TCFF Opening Night!
August 5: Volunteer Party (6 – 9 pm at the Front Lawn at the Village of Grand Traverse Commons)
dates are subject to change
Check back for updates including additional meetings, training sessions, locations, and times.
Form Help (PDF)
2018 Volunteer Waiver
2018 MacGuffin (Volunteer Guide)