Jobs + Internships

We are currently hiring for the Executive Director position and for our 27th Film Festival!

Executive Director Position

The New Orleans Film Society is seeking a full-time, permanent Executive Director to take Louisiana’s longest running film society to the next level. If you are interested in this position, please review the Executive Director responsibilities in the link below. Submissions for this nationwide search must be received by October 21, 2016. All candidates must provide a letter of interest, salary history, contacts for three professional references and résumé outlining demonstrable accomplishments and a verifiable track record of results to

The New Orleans Film Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates for employment are considered without regard to race, color, sex, creed, religion, national origin, sexual preference, age, non-job-related disability, or marital status.

To read the full description, click here.

Seasonal Jobs CONTACT US

The 2016 New Orleans Film Festival is looking to fill a few Seasonal Positions.
Please follow the links below for more information + to apply:

Leading up to the New Orleans Film Festival every October, we seek seasonal staff to help with a variety of festival duties (box office, venue management, transportation, volunteer coordination, print traffic, etc.). This year’s festival will take place October 12-20, 2016. We currently don’t have positions open for NOFF 2016.

For more information, email us at

Internships Contact Us


The NOFS is seeking office interns to work part time in our office assisting the NOFS staff with a variety of duties and tasks. Intern positions are unpaid.
Tasks include data entry, building spreadsheets, researching possible sponsorship opportunities, placing membership forms around town, helping to update the website, working on monthly newsletter, year-round publicity of NOFS events and screenings, and other office- and event-related tasks.

Hours: Weekly commitment of at least 6-8 hours each week. Office hours are Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Experience/Skills Needed: Professional background or study in Film, Media, or Communications.
Please send a resume and cover letter to, include “internship” in the subject line of your email. Please, no phone calls.

Volunteer Contact Us

27th Annual NOFF is now Open!

This year we are excited to announce a new component to NOFF’s Volunteer program. Introducing our VolunTIER teams:

The Core:
You will be required to commit to all or most of the days of the festival, and hold a specific position (approx. 40hrs). Benefits: NOFS membership, movie vouchers, goodie bag, coupon for free vintage NOFF merchandise item, free 2016 NOFF volunteer t-shirt, special Volunteer badge as a keepsake.

Half ‘n’ Half:
You will share a position with another volunteer to trade off shifts with (approx. 20hrs). Must commit to 3-6 days of the festival.
Benefits: Movie vouchers, goodie bag, free 2016 NOFF volunteer t-shirt, special volunteer badge as keepsake.

Mind the Gap team:
Your involvement can be as low as 1 shift and you will aid in filling in the gaps of festival needs. ​​
Benefits: 1 movie voucher per shift, free NOFF volunteer t-shirt

Volunteer Sign up Form

For further questions and inquiries, email us
Watch our Volunteer Video to see past NOFF volunteers in action!