Call For: Volunteers for Galway Film Fleadh


The Galway Film Fleadh, which takes place from Tuesday 11th July until Sunday 16th July 2017, is now accepting volunteer applications for this year’s festival.

Volunteering at the Galway Film Fleadh offers an opportunity to get up close and personal with the running of an annual film festival, become a part of the Film Fleadh team and gain a unique insight into an important aspect of the film industry. Not to mention the fun to be had and friends to be made by working at ‘One of the 25 Coolest Film Festivals in the World’, as voted by Moviemaker Magazine.

Successful volunteer applicants could be asked to work in one of several areas:

  • Assisting with workshops and industry events
    • Transportation
  • Guest registration
  • Working with the Publicity / Marketing team
    • Taking tickets / Ushering
    • Sales


  • As part of a video crew – camera work, sound recording, editing etc. including a week’s training workshop run by Gréasán na Méan Skillnet.

Places on the workshop and video crew are open to eligible job seekers and participants will receive:

  • Two weeks of intensive high level training from Industry Professionals.
  • Get unprecedented access to interview Film Makers, Directors, Actors, Casting Agents, Funding Organisations.
  • As well as covering the Previews and Reviews of Movies, Documentaries and Short Films!


If this sounds like something you’d like to be a part of, you can find more information and an application form on the Galway Film Fleadh’s website:


Call For: SpunOut TV Show Volunteers

Illustration by Adeline Pericart

Fancy yourself as the next Miriam O’Callaghan or Bryan Dobson? SpunOut are looking for budding young journalists to help them with their next big project. They need 30-40 volunteers to create a TV show produced entirely by young people.

SpunOut need budding presenters, producers, camera operators, film editors and researchers who would be able to give up a few hours a week during January and February, leading up to the broadcast on 6th March 2013.

Interested? Apply below with your contact details and the skills you would bring to the table. Deadline for applications is Monday, 14th January.