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Jobs & Internships

Interested in joining the Virginia Film Festival team?  You will find a list of our current staff and internship openings below.  

If you have any questions about these positions, please contact Erica Barnes, ericabarnes@virginia.edu. No phone calls, please.

Current Job Openings

Senior Programmer (Full-Time, Benefited Position)
The Senior Programmer will be responsible for curating film programs for the annual festival and year-round programming, overseeing the festival’s film submission and selection process, supervising guest services and programming staff, as well as producing editorial content for VAFF communications, marketing publications, and foundation applications.


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2022 Internship Program

Virginia Film Festival hosts an intensive internship program each year that gives four students hands-on experience in all aspects of planning and running a five-day festival. Our internships are open only to current, full-time University of Virginia students.

Applications for the Fall 2022 Program will open in early 2022.