COVID Safety, Rules, & Policies

Austin Film Society follows the health and safety guidelines outlined by the CDC and the City of Austin. Guidelines will be followed until further notice.

AFS Cinema
Austin Public

AFS CINEMA

Masks

All guests and employees are required to wear masks in all areas of the facility at all times, except when eating or drinking.

Social Distancing

We will encourage social distancing between all parties in the facility, and cap theater capacity to allow for social distancing in theater seating.

Hand Sanitizers

Hand sanitizer stations will be available throughout the lobby and at entrance areas for patrons’ use.

Wash Hands

We ask that all visitors wash their hands. All employees will be required to wash their hands in accordance with city health and food safety guidelines.

Feeling sick?

If you are feeling sick or showing signs of a fever, please stay home. Anyone with active symptoms may be asked to leave and we will refund your ticket.

Sanitization & Cleaning

All highly-trafficked areas within the facility will be routinely cleaned and sanitized.

 

AUSTIN PUBLIC

Masks

Per the City of Austin, masks are not required in government buildings, but anyone who would like to wear a mask is welcomed to do so. AFS Staff is required to wear masks in public areas of the building. AFS will offer masks and gloves for free.

Social Distancing

We will encourage, whenever possible, six feet of social distancing between all parties in the facility and are limiting studio capacities based on this need. Restrooms are limited to one person at a time.

Hand Sanitizers

Hand sanitizer stations will be available at stations throughout the building (studios and equipment room) and at entrance areas for guests’ use.

Wash Hands

We ask that all visitors wash their hands. All employees will be required to wash their hands in accordance with city health and food safety guidelines.

Feeling sick?

If you are feeling sick or showing signs of a fever, please stay home. Anyone with active symptoms may be asked to leave. If a Producer is asked to leave, then the Producer may not continue unless someone else on site is certified for the studio in use.  

Sanitization & Cleaning

All high touch areas within the facility will be routinely cleaned and sanitized, as well all equipment and gear in between uses.

For more information about Austin Public’s facility policies, visit this page.

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