South Asian Film Festival - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


SAFF showcases the best features, documentary and animation films, filmmakers and actors from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan and the Maldives.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are the life blood of every great non-profit festival. We invite you to join us and help make our first year a success. Our volunteer opportunities include: Box Office, Front of House, Set-up, Break Down, Hospitality, Guest Media Relations, Tech Volunteers, Distribution and Volunteer Leaders.

Volunteer Requirements

  • Volunteer will commit to at least 3 five hour shifts pre-festival, festival time or post-festival
  • Volunteer Leaders will commit to at least 25 hours
  • Please complete the application form and return it to

The success of SAFF Canada depends on volunteers like you.

SAFF is pleased to offer volunteers:

  • The same access as our Knowledge Partners (incl. 1 yr free access to SAFF YouTube channel) after the successful completion of your volunteer commitment
  • An unprecedented film festival experience
  • Free Festival tickets
  • Great SAFF snacks and refreshments, supplied courtesy of our sponsor Save-On-Foods
  • A post-festival evaluation survey about your festival experience
  • A post-festival certificate of hours
  • A great after event party

Click here to download the SAFF Canada 2012 Volunteer Application Form.

Submit completed forms or any questions through email: