Become a Volunteer!
Reel Asian is always looking for committed, enthusiastic, energetic and friendly volunteers to help us with our film festival and year-round events. Volunteering with Reel Asian is a fantastic way to meet others who are interested in film and Asian culture, and it gives you a closer look into the production of a community-based film and video festival.
The 23rd edition of Reel Asian will be held from November 7 – 15, 2019.
To volunteer for Reel Asian throughout the year, please follow the steps below:
1) All new volunteers will need to fill out our Online Application Form.
2) Once the form is complete, you will be sent a temporary password via email within 72 hours.
3) Use this password to access your account on our Volunteer Portal. The login page is here.
4) Once logged in, you can view all available shifts under the My Schedule section.
For questions and concerns, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org OR call (416) 703-9333. All applicants must be 16 years of age or older to volunteer. Applications for the 2019 festival close on Oct 11.
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Reel Asian is proud to be a part of VAACT, a program designed to recognize volunteers who contribute their time to multiple arts and culture organizations throughout the year in the city of Toronto. The programme ends each year with an awards ceremony for VAACT participants, scheduled on International Volunteer Day (December 5).
Volunteers must complete the minimum volunteer requirements with at least four of the cultural organizations listed below. For details on each organization’s requirements, please visit their website:
Inside Out Arts in the Park Cavalcade of Lights Toronto (City of Toronto) Canada Day (City of Toronto) Doors Open Toronto (City of Toronto) Harbourfront Centre Hot Docs International Documentary Festival ImagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival Luminato Festival New Year's Eve (City of Toronto) Nuit Blanche Toronto (City of Toronto) Pride Toronto The Toronto Fringe Festival Toronto International Film Festival