Why should you become a TIFF volunteer? | TIFF

Why should you become a TIFF volunteer?


TIFF turns 20 this year, but age is just a number. TIFF is much more than that. It's an experience that everyone must have at least once. It's a madness that covers the whole city and that could not exist without each of us.It is an opportunity to show what we do best and to learn from each other. It's a professional team with a lot of experience waiting for you to join.

The next edition will take place between 23 July and 1 August 2021, and we can not wait to see you!

Why apply?

  • for the opportunity to be part in a renowned festival in Romania and abroad, for the quality of its programs, its professional organization, awesome atmosphere and the diversity of events, concerts and parties;
  • for fun and new friendships;
  • for all the new things you can get to do and learn;
  • for new experiences and knowledge in big event production;
  • to be in contact with many interesting people.

Registration period

We’ll start in May. The information below can help you get an idea about the selection process and what it means to be a TIFF volunteer.

What do you have to do?

  1. Read carefully all the information on this page. Get familiar with the volunteer roles. We will ask you what you would like to do at TIFF and here you can find the best option for you.
  1. Fill in the form carefully, once it is launched and before deadline: 1 July.
  1. Answer your phone even if you don’t recognize the number. After sending in the form, we might contact you for an interview.
  2. Read your email regularly. At the end of the selection process, you will receive the results and more info about the next steps.

Who are we looking for?

  • Are you born before July 15, 2005?
  • Have you booked your accommodation in Cluj-Napoca at least for the festival duration (23.07 - 01.08, 2021)?
  • Have you carefully and completely filled in the application form?
  • Are you a positive person, detail-oriented, responsible, involved and ready for various challenges?

We are looking for you!

Please take into consideration the fact that we do not offer any financial assistance for accommodation in and travel to and from Cluj-Napoca.

We also have to let you know right away that because of the great number of applicants, not everyone who applies is selected to be a volunteer.

In the selection process we offer priority to:

  • Ex TIFF volunteers, who we are eager to meet again :D
  • Applicants with bigger time availability, because TIFF never sleeps!