Volunteers are the life blood of the festival; they are the most important element to pulling off a brilliant week of screenings, panels and parties. The festival depends on volunteers for every aspect.

Email any questions to Elizabeth at volunteer@santafefilmfestival.com

Earn passes to festival events through volunteering!

For every 4 hours of time contributed to working for the festival you will earn 1 pass to a screening, panel or party.


  • Events – Volunteers will help coordinator with event set up and break down for panels, parties, and receptions.
    Set up signage, red carpets, snacks, p.a. system, tables & chairs.
  • Registration Attendant – Representatives are needed during registration located at the Santa Fe Film festival Office located in the Ardaide Building off the plaza. Check in people and sell swag, catalogues and passes. Answer questions at the festival hub!
  • Filmmakers Lounge – Volunteers will help coordinator set up filmmakers lounge, break down and clean up, and prep for ongoing events in the location as well as assist with talent and interviews.
  • Transportation Department – Volunteers will drive (gas paid) guests as scheduled by transportation coordinator.

Thanks for your support of the Santa Fe Film Festival!