Newport Beach

Volume 6, Issue 84  | October 19, 2021

Newport Beach Film Festival seeks volunteers

The Newport Beach Film Festival (NBFF) seeks enthusiastic film lovers to volunteer for Orange County’s celebration of cinema – the 22nd Annual Newport Beach Film Festival, which runs October 21-28. 

Volunteers will have the opportunity to participate in several aspects of the festival. Volunteer positions include guest relations, merchandise sales, theater ushering and office reception. 

Newport Beach Film Festival Marquee

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Courtesy of NBFF

Prior to the festival, volunteers must attend at least one mandatory orientation meeting. The meeting provides an overview of festival activities, as well as updated information on positions and volunteer responsibilities. Volunteers will have the opportunity to sign up for specific shifts at the meeting. 

Volunteers under 18 years old must submit a signed parental consent form. A parent/guardian must accompany volunteers, under the age of 16. 

All volunteers are required to attend ONE of the following Newport Beach Film Festival orientation sessions:

–Tuesday, Oct. 12 at 6:30 p.m.

–Saturday, Oct. 16 at 10 a.m.

–Saturday, Oct. 16 at 12 p.m.

–Tuesday, Oct. 19 at 6:30 p.m.

For more information on volunteering and to RSVP and select an orientation date, visit

For any questions, contact Paul LaVigne, director of volunteers at 949.873.6602, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


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