Festival Photographer

(Volunteer—mid April - mid June)

The CUFF photography team is critical in documenting the five day festival - screenings, special events and in helping our social media and marketing team to have a diverse selection of high quality images to use during and after the festival.


Responsibilities and qualifications:

  • Meet with the Marketing Coordinator prior to the festival to draft a shooting schedule for screenings and events as well as a list of specific photos that need to be taken (filmmakers, VIP’s, sponsors, et cetera).

  • Extensively photograph scheduled screenings or events.

  • Promptly and regularly upload photographs to Drive for immediate use by the Marketing team.

If you are interested in applying, send an email to info@ifpchicago.org with FESTIVAL PHOTOGRAPHER as the subject line, and attach your cover letter, resume and why you want to join the CUFF staff in the body of the email. An IFP Chicago staff member will contact you to set up an interview. CUFF is a program of IFP Chicago.