The Santa Fe Independent Film Festival screens the most thought provoking independent films from all over the globe. Become a part of Santa Fe's premiere film event.



  • Outstanding people skills

  • Patience

  • Rational thinking in critical situations

  • Detailed-oriented/strong organizational skills

  • The ability to work quickly in a fast-paced environment

  • Flexibility


  • Like to meet fascinating people from around the world

  • Want to support the arts

  • Wish to be a part of one of Santa Fe's most celebrated annual events

I volunteer because I enjoy the energy of the creative spirit and I think it’s important for voices, along with images of all people to be heard and seen.

Call for Interns

The Santa Fe Independent Film Festival screens the top independent films from all over the globe. Become a part of Santa Fe's most celebrated film event. 

We are accepting for Spring, Summer, and Fall internships. Interns will have the opportunity to work closely in the promotion, programming, and production of the 11th Annual Festival in many positions. 

Who Should Apply

Students passionate about the arts, particularly film

Students able to keep deadlines and handle tasks responsibly

Students who work well independently and as member of a team

Students who can commit 8-10 hours per week

Internships are unpaid and university credit is possible.

Contact Us

Please send resume and cover letter to: 

Or to:
Santa Fe Independent Film Festival 
418 Montezuma Suite 22
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Public Relations: Responsibilities include research and public relations, establishing relationships with various community organizations, legislators, universities, schools, and clubs for special events. Serve as liaison for actors, filmmakers, sponsors, industry, and guests of the festival. 

Production Assistant: Help with production of festival programming and events including filmmaker discussions, screenings, and after-parties. Coordinate with sites, vendors, and sponsors. Assist with daily operations.

Graphic/Web Design: Work under the supervision of Allie Salazar. Help update and maintain SFIFF's website santafeindependentfilmfestival.com. Help to create flyers, posters, print ads and the catalogue for the 11th Annual Festival.

Publicity Assistant: Help with public relations and promotions. Writing skills are a plus.

Tech Assistant: Projector Operation, DCP making, editing, digitizing. Experience in Premiere Pro and/or Photoshop is good, but we are willing to train.

Social Network Administrator: Work exclusively in new media and social network, providing promotion, publicity and management of SFIFF's online presence.


Please Click the Link Below to Register as a Member of the Screening Committee!