Volunteer & Intern Opportunities

INTERESTED IN FILM INDUSTRY?

Red Nation Celebration Institute is looking for volunteers who can become year-round ambassadors of our mission and work. This core group of volunteers will be trained to assist staff at all levels and is perfect for undergraduate or graduate students interested in learning more about the nonprofit in cinema, crew, arts field, art education, program management, and community building. Reach out via careers@rednation.com.

VOLUNTEERS ARE A CRUCIAL COMPONENT TO RNCI YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMMING.

Volunteers are the foundation of the Red Nation International Film Festival. With over 100+ screenings, Awards Show, Native Film Market, Conversation Series, Red is Green Carpets Galas, VIP Parties, Forums, Masterclasses and so much more. 2024 Festival runs for 30 days in Los Angeles, the Festival would not be able to function without the vital roles that Festival Volunteers hold. Not only do Volunteers work behind the scenes, they are also at the forefront of the Festival, ensuring that our filmmakers and guests have a truly enjoyable Film Festival experience. Whether it’s working in theater operations, answering ticketing questions or setting up a Q&A panel discussion, Volunteers help bring to life a world-class cinematic event. Volunteers must sign up for a minimum of 20 hours during the Festival and need to attend one mandatory training session. For up-to-the-minute reports on all things Festival-related, including Volunteer registration.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:

  • Assist artists and filmmakers during RNIFF.
  • Be an ambassador to the public during events.
  • Check-in guests for special events.
  • Set up and break down events and programs.

VOLUNTEERS MUST BE:

  • 18 years or older.
  • Reliable and on time.
  • Open to trying new things and learning about Native and Indigenous Cinema.

2024 UPCOMING VOLUNTEER DATES:

  • RNCI “On the Road’ – August 14-18, 2024
  • Only One Water – November 1, 2024
  • Native Film Market – November 4 & 5, 2024
  • RNIFF – November 6-16, 2024
  • RNCI Red Nation Awards – November 17, 2024

For information about gifts, donations & sponsorships Contact Linda Tenequer at
partnerships@rednation.com

Have additional questions? Send us an email.

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