Join the Impact Circle

We invite you to deepen your involvement with AFS by joining the AFS IMPACT CIRCLE. Your philanthropy helps us nourish the community of artists and filmmakers that makes Austin a culturally vibrant place to live.

By donating to AFS, you…

  • Ensure the future of great Texas filmmakers supported by the AFS Grant
  • Underwrite nationally recognized film programming at the AFS Cinema
  • Sustain AFS’s support for young and emerging creatives through AFS Creative Careers
  • Provide low-cost access to media-making resources at Austin Public
  • Nurture the Texas film ecosystem and help create new jobs

PREMIERE | $1,000+

STAR | $2,500+

PRODUCER | $5,000+

DIRECTOR | $10,000+

FOUNDER | $25,000+

In addition to the benefits of a LOVE Dual membership, all members of the AFS IMPACT CIRCLE enjoy year-long opportunities to engage in a wide variety of cinematic happenings:  

  • Invitations to intimate filmmaker salons and other special events with talent
  • 2 tickets for two New Release screenings monthly (+ $4 off discount for additional New Release screenings!)
  • 2 tickets per title in our Signature Program repertory series (dozens of titles monthly!)
  • 2 badges to our New French Cinema Week or Doc Days festivals
  • Rental discounts (15% off) at AFS Cinema
  • Invitation to our annual SXSW Party and Creative Careers Capstone Event
  • Recognition in the AFS Annual Report

IMPACT CIRCLE benefits are active for one year. 

*Austin Film Society is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, your donation is tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

For more information, contact Torie Gehrig.

512.322.0145 (x3212) or