Join the TAFF Volunteer Team!

Hey there! TAFF is on the lookout for awesome volunteers like you to join us for our fantastic festival from August 24th to 28th. No need for specific qualifications or previous experience – we’ll give you all the guidance you need. Check out the different roles available below!

As a TAFF volunteer, you’ll be part of an amazing community, enjoy free access to screenings when you’re off-duty, delicious food and beverages, and afterparty to celebrate the festival’s success. Plus, if you want, we’ll be happy to provide you with a reference letter!

Our aim is to create a relaxed, cozy, and safe event for everyone, both our beloved visitors and our incredible volunteers. We kindly ask for your commitment of 3 shifts, totaling approximately 15 hours of your time. Don’t forget to mention in the application if you’d like to be paired up with a friend and double the fun!

Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to be part of the TAFF magic. Apply now and let’s make this year’s festival an unforgettable experience!

If you have any questions, please drop us an email at talkoo@taff.fi .

Fill the volunteer application here!

Please note that with this form TAFF (Turun elokuvatapahtumat ry) gathers information about volunteer applicants. The information is only accessible to festival employees and is kept only for as long as necessary. Information is not given out to third parties.


  • Set up  / close down / cleaning / decorating

Setting up the venue, bringing the festival atmosphere with decorations.

  • Tech

Making sure the films are running smoothly

  • Runner

Runner does whatever is needed at the moment

  • ​​Ticket sales / info

Selling tickets and merchandise, answering questions and providing customer service

  • Screening presenter / door manager

Checking tickets at the door, making sure everything is in order at the venue, presenting the screening

  • Host

Hosting our international guests and helping them during festival. We are looking for people with good English skills, but proficiency in other languages is a plus.

  • Security

Securing the evening events and helping our guests with issues that arise in them. Official licence required.

  • Distribution

Handing out marketing materials around the city before the festival in August.

  • Driver

Driving things and people around the city. B-licence required.

  • Photographer

Taking and editing photographs during the festival. Own equipment required. We hope you’d send a compact portfolio to talkoo@taff.fi .

Fill the volunteer application here!