The shipping deadline for holiday gift memberships has passed. You may still purchase gift memberships online, but delivery by December 25 is not guaranteed. Scroll down to purchase.

If you live in Central Texas, we recommend purchasing your gift membership at the AFS Cinema. The Cinema is open 7 days a week, and opens an hour prior to the day’s showtimes.

Questions? Call us at 512-322-0145 or email Please note that the AFS offices will be closed on Monday, December 24, and Tuesday, December 25. AFS Cinema will be open December 24 and 25.

Back by popular demand! This holiday season, give the gift of an AFS membership and receive an AFS Golden Ticket. Supplies are limited, so get a head start on your holiday shopping today!


Prizes include two tickets to the next Austin Premiere of a Richard Linklater film, signed DAZED AND CONFUSED Criterion Collection sets, tickets for you and up to ten friends to a screening of your choice, AFS merchandise, and more. Every ticket reveals a prize!

Keep or gift the AFS Golden Ticket — it’s up to you! Each gift membership will include one Golden Ticket.  

AFS members get the best perks, including:

    • Discounted and free film tickets
    • Free monthly movies
    • Invitations to member-only sneak previews of new films
  • Access to a vibrant community of filmmakers and cinephiles

Membership supports the full range of AFS’s year-round work. Help us build our membership community by giving a gift membership this holiday season. See our full listings of membership benefits.

For Christmas delivery, purchase your gift membership by December 12. You may also order by phone at 512-322-0145 or purchase at the AFS Cinema.


Two tickets to the Austin Premiere of Richard Linklater’s next film, DAZED AND CONFUSED Criterion Collection DVD signed by Richard Linklater, Tickets for you and 10 friends to see a signature film at AFS Cinema, Best Little Art House Totes, Free Small Popcorn, Free Popcorn & Soda, A Year of Popcorn (12 popcorn vouchers), Date Night packages, MUBI package, $20 End of an Ear Giftcards, Poster prize pack, Book prize pack, Kendra Scott jewelry, DAZED AND CONFUSED Criterion Collection DVDs (unsigned), and AFS enamel pins.


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