JOIN our extraordinary team of volunteers! In donating your time and talents, you contribute to the important access to independent and innovative documentary films in Vancouver that DOXA offers. Volunteers are vital to the operations of the festival, programs and activities 

As a DOXA volunteer you: 

  • Make DOXA possible
  • Welcome audiences and DOXA supporters by providing services and information


Volunteer Application

Want to know what is expected of a volunteer and see what opportunities we have to offer?

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CONNECT with other volunteers and audiences

  • Contribute to the vibrancy of Vancouver's cultural communities
  • Meet great people and form new connections inside a growing network of documentary lovers, community leaders, and filmmakers 


ACCESS our Ticket Code Program

  • For every 4-5 hour volunteer shift, receive a ticket code to a documentary screening
  • You qualify for a Festival Pass code (worth $195) with a volunteer commitment of 20+ hours to the festival (6 shifts)
  • Receive DOXA's festival t-shirt with a minimum 16 hour (4 shifts) volunteer commitment
  • Experience the festival up close and enjoy our volunteer appreciation event!


ENHANCE your Volunteer Profile

  • Gain valuable insights into festival operations
  • Utilize your talents and skills to uplift the DOXA festival experience 
  • Keep your volunteer portfolio current

If you have any questions about volunteering or if you are interested in any of our committees, please contact:

Volunteer Services and Operations Manager:

Gina Garenkooper
Phone: 604.646.3200 ext. 103