TAFF is looking for volunteers!

Our volunteer application is now open! We warmly welcome you to be a part of the festival 25.-29.8. You don’t have to have any specific education or previous experience, we’ll brief you to all the jobs. Check out the different job descriptions below.

We provide you with an awesome, communal experience, free entrance to the screenings outside your shifts, food & beverages and an afterparty at the end of the festival. You’ll also get a reference letter if you wish so.

Our aim is to have a relaxed, cosy & safe event for everyone, our visitors and our volunteers.  We wish to get your work input for approximately 10-12 hours, rest of the time you are free to enjoy the festival atmosphere. You can also let us know in the application form if you’d like to be in the same shift with a friend.



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. 


After you have filled in the application form, we’ll be in touch in 3 weekdays. If you have any questions, please drop us an email at info@taff.fi.


Job descriptions:


  • Set up  / close down / cleaning / decorating:

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


  • Technique:

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


  • Distribution:

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


  • Driver:

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