Volunteer Sign Up for Full Frame 2018 begins February 1!

Are you interested in volunteering for Full Frame 2018? You can apply for one of our many volunteer positions starting February 1. A link to the volunteer application will be posted on this page starting at 9:00 am on February 1. The last day to apply is February 28. Accepted volunteers will be notified on or before March 2, 2018. Prior to completing the volunteer application, please make sure you meet ALL of the necessary requirements listed below. Your volunteer application may be denied if you do not meet ALL requirements. 


Volunteer Info:

REQUIREMENTS – In order to be considered for one of our volunteer spots, you must meet ALL of the following requirements.

  • Must be 18 years of age or older*
  • Must be able to work a minimum of three 5 hour (non-consecutive) shifts during festival week (especially April 4 – 8, 2018)
  • Have at least 2 days of open availability (especially April 5 – 8, 2018)
  • Cinema volunteers must be available to work on Friday and/or Saturday night
  • Attend the mandatory volunteer orientation meeting and assigned team training session(s)

*NOTE – Some positions require volunteers to be at least 21 years of age and work pre and post-festival shifts.

BENEFITS – Volunteers receive one pass credential, one volunteer t-shirt, and five (5) tickets to films and events at the festival. During your shift, volunteers also have access to the Volunteer Lounge where complimentary drinks and snacks are served.

TEAM DESCRIPTIONS – Check out our list of volunteer teams here: 2018 TEAM DESCRIPTIONS (coming soon). Be sure to list your top 4 choices on the volunteer application.

MANUAL – Check out this year’s Volunteer Manual here: 2018 VOLUNTEER MANUAL (coming soon). Be sure to review the information prior to your first shift.

NOTIFICATION – Volunteer spots are limited and you must meet ALL of the requirements to be considered. If you have been selected to volunteer for Full Frame 2018, you will receive an email confirmation from our volunteer coordinator on or before March 2.

CONTACT – Have questions? Please contact our volunteer coordinator (starting Jan 1) at volunteer@fullframefest.org.


Volunteer Dates:

Click here to apply: (link available February 1)
The deadline to apply is February 28.

If you have been selected to volunteer but can no longer fulfill the necessary requirements, please notify the volunteer coordinator on or before March 12, 2018. 

Details available January 2018
Mandatory for all team leaders

Details available January 2018
Mandatory for all new volunteers and team leaders

MAR 2018 – TEAM TRAINING DAY (Non-Cinema teams)
Details available January 2018

MAR 2018 – TEAM TRAINING DAY (Non-Cinema teams)
Details available January 2018

APR 2018 – TEAM TRAINING DAY (Cinema Teams)
Details available January 2018

APR 3 – TOTE STUFFING (optional)
Durham Convention Center corridor, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Sign up to help stuff tote bags! The first 20 volunteers to sign up will receive a free tote! All volunteers are welcome!

Sign-up begins at 9:00 AM on April 2: (link available April 2)