We are happy to have you on board as a new volunteer or to welcome you back to our team!

Your support as volunteer at the cinemas, the ticket booths, the festival centre or one of our many events is vital to the festival’s smooth running. In turn, you have the chance to witness a big international event from up close and get to know many interesting people. Your effort is rewarded with a festival pass, cinema vouchers, clothing and food during work hours.

For any questions, don't hesitate to contact our volunteers coordination at volontaere@zff.com. We are looking forward to meeting you soon!

> Go to registration form


The guest management department is also looking for volunteers to accompany international filmmakers, producers and other film industry representatives for several days during the Zurich Film Festival (27 September - 7 October 2018). This position offers you the unique opportunity to experience the festival at first hand and you will get the chance to meet interesting people.

  • Available for a minimum of 4 consecutive days
  • German and English language proficiency is required; additional languages are obviously very welcome as well.
  • Attending the volunteer-workshop on Saturday August 4, 2018 is mandatory

In return, you’ll get a festival pass which allows you to obtain a ticket for all regular screenings throughout the festival.

> Go to application form (in German)