Registration: Boulder International Film Festival

If you have not yet registered for access to our online scheduling system, please complete the following form.  Thank you in advance for your patience, it may take a few days until your registration is processed.

After entering your information, please press the Submit Button at the end of this page.


By submitting a request to participate as a volunteer with the Boulder International Film Festival, you agree to the following:

  • The information that you provide in this application is correct.
  • Completing this application does not guarantee you a volunteer position with the Festival.
  • Volunteers receive no compensation for their donation of time for the activities performed before, during, or after the Festival.
  • The Festival does not provide medical or other coverage for volunteers before, during or after BIFF in cases of injury or illness.
  • Your picture may be used in BIFF media collateral.
  • Volunteers are expected to participate in one of two scheduled volunteer orientation sessions.  Those who will be volunteering at venues, handling cash/credit transactions, or performing specialized functions may be required to attend additional training sessions.
  • Volunteers are expected to provide at least 8 hours of service during the Festival.

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* Yes, I would like to be part of BIFF 2019!
 Yes  No
* Year of Birth
* Specify your T-Shirt size
Have you volunteered for past BIFF seasons?
 Yes  No
If YES, please mark the year(s)
If YES, please describe your role(s)
* Can you help with preparations before the festival?
 Yes  No
Please describe your availability before or during the festival
Are you interested in volunteering in a Staff role, with increased responsibilities before and/or during the Festival?
 Yes  No
Under 16 - provide your parent's name/email and your school name
* Do you have a smartphone that you can use during the festival?
 Yes  No
Are you a CU student?
 Yes  No
Are you TIPS Certified (for serving/bartending)?
 Yes  No
What is your current profession?
Do you work for a business that has a matching donation/volunteer program?
 Yes  No
Computer skills/experience
Basic Office Software
Video Editing Software
Graphic Design Software
Network Administration
Web Design
Mobile Applications
File Maker Pro
Professional skills/experience
Catering/Event Planning
Catering/Event Support
Set Construction/Strike
Technical Scripting
Sound/Film Projection
Professional Writing
Production Management
Retail/Cash Handling
Additional Skills
Available to drive/courier materials
Can lift/carry weight of 25 lbs
Fluent in language(s) other than English
If fluent in foreign language(s) - please list

Mark your interest in any of the following volunteer teams/functions where experience is appreciated, but NOT REQUIRED:
Assistant Stage Manager
Box Office - Cashier
BIFF Front Office
Call 2 Action
Events - Server
Events - Greeter
Festival Tent (Info Booth)
Merchandise Sales
Production Assistant
Program Distribution
Setup/Strike Crew
Sustainability - Green Team
Venues - Usher/Lines
XR Experience (VR/AR)
Mark your interest in any of the following specialized teams/functions - EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS are REQUIRED, requests will be vetted
Box Office - Manager
Community Marketing
Digital/Social Media
Events - Bartender (TIPS certified)
Line Manager
Events - Producer/Coordinator
Marketing - Sponsor Support
Production Management
Security (Events or Venues)
Stage Manager
Technical Production - Film/Sound Projection
Tech Scripts/Daily Prod Schedule
Venue Manager
Volunteer Support - Helpdesk/Training/Management
WordPress Content Coordinator
Workshops and Panels - Coordinator
Youth Pavilion - Adult Coordinator
Youth Pavilion - Youth Participant

Demographic Information
Please specify your age category (requested for grant applications)
What is your gender? (requested for grant applications)
Please specify your race/ethnicity (requested for grant applications)
Why do you want to volunteer for BIFF?
Emergency Contact Name
Emergency Contact Phone
Emergency Notes/Relationship, Instructions, etc.
Please be on the lookout for a confirmation email. You should receive it once your registration is processed (if you don't, check your spam folder!) Click the link in the email to set your password. Thanks for volunteering for BIFF!

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