MICMX is an international exhibition that seeks to promote the exhibition of all kinds of proposals made with or without the investment of large studios or production companies, making a positive contribution to the development of world film culture, this would not be possible without the enormous support of the volunteers, who offer their effort and dedication to the promotion of cinema in the various projection spaces, and become an essential extension of the festival by collaborating in each venue according to their particular interests.
MICMX deeply appreciates the contribution of its volunteers to keep the festival going.
For this reason, we invite all those interested to participate in the call for volunteers 2021.
This year the festival dates will be from November 26 to December 11 in Mexico City.
The call for volunteers will be open to all interested parties from May 17 to July 31, 2021.
To participate, you only need to meet the following requirements:
Read the full call
Being over 18 years
Have schedule availability
Maintain a high level of commitment
Feel passion or interest in supporting the film industry
If selected, attend preparatory meetings
Send a photo and / or scan of an official identification (IFE, INE, passport and / or professional ID) to email@example.com , putting in the subject the area in which you would like to participate.
Complete the entire application that will be sent when we receive your official identification
* The correct follow-up of the indications will be taken into account as the first filter in the selection process.
Volunteers help us build the projections that the MICMX has prepared throughout the show, but there are also some specific areas in which they can support according to their experience and skills.
This is our most important area , they will have the opportunity to see movies, they will be the first filter to reach our official selection 2021.
* For this profile it is required to have patience, judgment, love for the cinema, and a kind treatment with people, since the volunteers who support in venues have a lot of contact with the public.
They are the volunteers who support during the functions so that the projection is carried out successfully. They invite the audience, apply surveys, supervise the development of the projection and watch the programming that is presented.
* For this profile it is required to have patience, good humor and a kind treatment with people, since the volunteers who support in the venues have a lot of contact with the public.
Support to the Audiovisual team through the traffic of copies that are projected in various venues, the assembly of projectors and / or the supervision of the projection to ensure that the film is seen and heard correctly, among other responsibilities.
* This area requires previous experience.
They help to make a photographic record of everything that happens during the MICMX to be shared with the public. The photographs are integrated into the official collection of the festival and are exhibited on all our social networks.
* This area requires previous experience and it is necessary to have a digital SLR camera and tripod.
Logistical support and attention to the public and invited people, in various activities, the support of volunteers is required to make them feel at home and help them fulfill their agenda at the festival.
* This area requires a high command of English.
Support in the preparation and execution of the festival's special events, it is about being behind the scenes,
* This area requires previous experience and flexible hours.
Tasks of communication, management and updating of web and social networks, registration of attendees to press conferences and the contribution of new ideas for local and international dissemination.
* This area requires excellent spelling and writing.
Volunteers are vital to the development of the festival, so we hope you enjoy your experience with the MICMX team to the fullest.
To achieve this, we offer the following benefits:
Official MICMX accreditation
Official MICMX 2021 T-shirt
Official diploma of participation
Invitation to the inaugural cocktail 2021
Invitation to a special event for volunteers
Access to keynote conferences and round tables
Exclusive access to the 2021 program, before and during it
Opportunity to meet people, expand horizons, and gain professional experience
The volunteer coordination will contact you after receiving your application and will schedule an interview to find out what your interests and expectations are.
The selection of volunteers will be made through an internal committee and its result will be final. Due to the number of requests we receive, only selected individuals will be notified. Limited availability.
We would love to have your support. Any questions send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will gladly help you.