Executive Director

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Recruiting Organization: Six Feet Films Foundation

Welcome to Six Feet Film, where the art of storytelling becomes a bridge that spans continents and cultures, uniting hearts across the globe.

At Six Feet Film, we don't just make movies; we craft experiences that resonate with the deepest corners of the human soul. Our mission is as simple as it is profound: to use the mesmerizing power of evocative, genre-defying cinema to weave together the diverse threads of humanity. Every frame we capture, every tale we share, is a testament to our steadfast dedication to fostering genuine connections and nurturing profound empathy in every viewer.

Position Overview:

We are seeking an inspiring and visionary volunteer to join our team as the Executive Director. This is an extraordinary opportunity for a passionate leader to steer a dynamic non-profit film production company that is committed to social impact and cultural transformation. We require a minimum commitment of 15-20 hours per week.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Leadership: Develop and implement strategic plans that align with Six Feet Film’s mission and vision, driving growth and ensuring sustainability.
  • Fundraising and Development: Spearhead fundraising initiatives, including grant writing, donor engagement, and cultivating partnerships to secure financial support for our projects.
  • Program Oversight: Oversee the planning, execution, and evaluation of film projects and community programs, ensuring they meet our standards of excellence and impact.
  • Team Management: Lead and inspire a diverse team of staff, volunteers, and collaborators, fostering a culture of creativity, inclusion, and innovation.
  • Advocacy and Outreach: Represent Six Feet Film in public forums, media engagements, and at industry events, advocating for our mission and expanding our reach and influence.
  • Operational Management: Ensure efficient and effective day-to-day operations, including budget management, compliance with legal requirements, and the optimization of organizational resources.
  • Board Development: Assist in creating and developing a robust board of directors to support and guide the organization.
  • Remote Work: Comfortably manage responsibilities and collaborate with the team remotely, being an integral part of the core team.


  • Passion for Storytelling: A deep appreciation for the power of film as a medium for social change and cultural connection.
  • Leadership Experience: Proven experience in a leadership role, preferably within the non-profit sector or film industry.
  • Fundraising Expertise: Demonstrated success in fundraising and development, with strong networking and relationship-building skills.
  • Strategic Thinker: Ability to think strategically, balancing vision with pragmatic execution.
  • Excellent Communicator: Superior written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to inspire and engage diverse audiences.
  • Collaborative Leader: Experience in managing teams and fostering a collaborative, inclusive work environment.
  • Time Commitment: Ability to volunteer a minimum of 15-20 hours per week.
  • Board Development: Willingness to help create and develop a board of directors.
  • Early-Stage Non-Profit Experience: Comfortable working with an organization in its early development stages.
  • Remote Work Capability: Ability to work effectively in a remote setting, maintaining strong communication and collaboration.

Why Volunteer with Six Feet Film?

  • Impact: Be at the forefront of using film as a catalyst for social change and cultural empathy.
  • Innovation: Lead a pioneering organization that pushes the boundaries of storytelling and film production.
  • Community: Join a passionate, dedicated team committed to making a difference through the arts.
  • Growth: Enhance your leadership skills and expand your professional network within the film and non-profit sectors.

How to Apply:

If you are excited about the opportunity to lead a visionary organization and make a meaningful impact through the power of film, we would love to hear from you. Please send your resume, a cover letter outlining your qualifications and vision for Six Feet Film, and any relevant work samples through your idealist application portal.

Join us at Six Feet Film and help us continue to craft stories that dissolve boundaries, amplify marginalized voices, and inspire a more just and equitable world.

Welcome to Six Feet Film. Together, let’s create experiences that resonate with the deepest corners of the human soul.

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