Match your talents with the festival positions:

Venue Chief

  • Oversee one venue throughout the festival week-end
  • Provide a positive, friendly atmosphere for guests
  • Oversee the smooth operation of the screening venue
  • Introduce each film to guests (and filmmakers if they are in audience)
  • Check in and organize ushers and ticket takers at venue
  • Noise management

Usher/Ticket Taker

  • Take tickets and count attendance
  • Assist guests to seats
  • Help with ticket sales
  • Straighten and tidy up area after each event
  • Hand out and collect festival surveys

Welcome Desk/Will Call

  • Greet and assist in directing guests
  • Sell tickets
  • Offer festival programs and answer questions
  • Handle “Will-Call” tickets

Office Staff

  • Answer phones and route calls
  • Run errands and help with filing
  • Provide festival information to those who call
  • Knowledge of basic computer skills

Hospitality and Special Events

  • Greet guests and provide festival information
  • Serve food and/or beverages
  • Set up, straighten, and clean up after the event

Event Crew

  • Set up and take down equipment and materials
  • Lift and transport heavy supplies to venues and events

Technical Crew

  • Projection assistance (experience required)
  • Lighting and sound support at venues

Visitor Table (Libbey Park)

  • Distribute Ojai and Festival information to Ojai’s visitors

Filmmaker Host/Hostess

  • Host a filmmaker in your home during the festival