Get Involved

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The Red Sea Film Festival Foundation is a dynamic, forward-thinking work environment, bringing together international leaders and visionary local players – and the team is growing. Over the coming months, check back here to discover positions developing and delivering the Festival and its industry and education initiatives. Full-time careers and part-time opportunities will be recruited.


Confidants, collaborators, and champions of creativity, Friends of the Red Sea support the Festival with donations and patronage, and by spreading news throughout their networks. Becoming a Friend is one of the best ways to stay connected and get the most out of the programs. If you would like to donate to the Festival or become involved as a patron.


Set to become one of the most significant cinema events in the region, and one of the biggest cultural events in Saudi Arabia, The Red Sea International Film Festival wants you to join in – as a Festival Volunteer. Be part of the production team working backstage, engage with audiences, or support industry all while gaining event production skills. Become immersed in the lively Jeddah culture scene and connect with new friends and film enthusiasts.


The Red Sea Lodge is a six-month development program open to talent from Saudi Arabia and the Arab world. The training and mentorship SCHEME equips this generation and the next with the skills and determination to realize bold new work. Grants of $500,000 each will be awarded at two of the selected projects, realising brand new work to screen at future festivals.