ATTENTION FILM LOVERS:
THE TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL CALLS DEDICATED AND ENTHUSIASTIC VOLUNTEERS TO JOIN THIS YEAR’S TEAM
TORONTO – TIFF is looking for volunteers to be part of the 38th annual Toronto International Film Festival®, running from September 5 to 15, 2013. Selected volunteers will provide assistance and support on a variety of tasks, welcoming thousands of Festival-goers from around the world that come to Toronto to celebrate the best in film. In return, volunteers receive great rewards and hands-on learning experiences. Over 2,200 individual volunteers contributed efforts during the 2012 Festival, donating more than 61,000 dedicated hours to activities supporting the event.
“Our exceptional volunteers contribute to the success, excitement and enjoyment of the Festival every year,” said Justin Ingraldi, Manager, Volunteer and Intern Resources, TIFF. “We’re looking for energetic and enthusiastic volunteers to help us continue providing world-renowned customer service to our audiences, guests and patrons.”
Interested participants can apply online at tiff.net/volunteer. Applicants must meet the minimum age requirement of 18 years old.
TIFF is a charitable cultural organization whose mission is to transform the way people see the world through film. An international leader in film culture, TIFF projects include the annual Toronto International Film Festival in September; TIFF Bell Lightbox, which features five cinemas, major exhibitions, and learning and entertainment facilities; and innovative national distribution program Film Circuit. The organization generates an annual economic impact of $170 million CAD. TIFF Bell Lightbox is generously supported by contributors including Founding Sponsor Bell, the Province of Ontario, the Government of Canada, the City of Toronto, the Reitman family (Ivan Reitman, Agi Mandel and Susan Michaels), The Daniels Corporation and RBC. For more information, visit tiff.net.