Volunteers & Interns Information

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Thanks for your interest in volunteering for FICG in LA 2016. Your support is critical to the success of the festival. To confirm your participation please complete the online form below.
FICG in LA is an international film festival dedicated to supporting independent filmmakers from all across Latin America, the U.S., and Canada. FICG in LAis also an extension of the Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG) in Mexico – one of the largest film festivals in Latin America. FICG in LA showcase critically acclaimed films from Mexico and Latin America in order to build worldwide audiences, forge networks across industries, and develop programs that support multicultural, independent filmmaking.
To reaffirm the social mission of FICG and the University of Guadalajara Foundation in USA, FICG in LA will donate again all of its proceeds to a charitable cause. Past recipients have been the Mexican Red Cross, Covenant House California and Digital Dove. We will announce soon the recipient of this year's fundraising effort. 

FICG in LA will include film screenings followed by question and answer sessions between the audience and the filmmakers and talent, galas and special recognition awards to a select group of Latino and Latin American talent. In addition, FICG in LA will continue its industry section this year.


Volunteer and Intern Benefits

  • You will be part of the FICG in LA team.
  • You will have the opportunity to see films for free (access is subject to availability, scheduled volunteer shifts and tasks to be performed in each shift).
  • You will support a charitable cause. All festival proceeds will be donated to a charitable foundation. 
  • FICG in LA is a growing festival, and as a volunteer you will be part of a network of supporters for independent, Latino and Latin American filmmakers and culture.

Send us a message to let us know you’re interested in volunteering or interning for this year’s festival at volunteers@ficginla.com. Our Volunteer Coordinator will get back to you with more information about the festival.

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