It’s The Season Of Giving — Give the Gift of Cinema
When you give, renew, or purchase a membership, you’ll receive a punch card worth five concessions (alcohol not included), and those who join at the LOVE level and above will also receive an AFS beanie.It’s up to you who gets these gifts, whether you share them or treat yourself. After all, you deserve it — your membership supports not only more screenings but also the community, film industry up-and-comers training in our Creative Careers program, Texas filmmakers, and the AFS grants that support them.
Membership provides essential philanthropic support for the AFS Cinema and our educational and artistic programs. Become a member today for valuable benefits, money-saving perks, and thought-provoking films!
Pay by monthly installment plans for our LOVE and Premiere memberships.
Give a gift membership!
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We invite you to deepen your involvement with AFS. AFS nourishes the community of artists and filmmakers that make Austin a vital and vibrant place to live. Your leadership gift will support Texas filmmakers, underwrite museum-quality film programming at the AFS Cinema, and provide youth and adults access to media-making tools at Austin Public.
Discounts on Signature Programs & New Releases – Enjoy $4 discounts (or free admission) on all AFS New Releases and Signature Programs! All of our repertory selections and monthly series are Signature Programs. This includes Essential Cinema, Doc Nights, Evergreens, Newly Restored and any retrospectives and themed series, among other programs.
New Release Passes – Premiere members receive two free New Release tickets per month (4 if Dual) to use at the AFS Cinema. The tickets can be redeemed online when logged in to your AFS account. These passes are not eligible to be used on our AFS@home platform.
Passes to Signature Screenings – 2 Signature Passes are included in your membership welcome package. These must be redeemed in person at the AFS Cinema and cannot be redeemed online or for use on our AFS@home platform.
Free Member Monday Screenings – A designated, free screening each month at AFS Cinema, typically on the first or second Monday of the month.
New Release Sneak Previews – Exclusive Sneak Preview screenings held virtually and in person at the AFS Cinema. Past Sneak Previews have included LITTLE WOMEN, THE GOOD LORD BIRD, BOYS STATE, S#!%HOUSE, KAJILLIONAIRE, and FIRST COW.
Quarterly Member Mixers – held at the AFS Cinema.
Discounts on Classes & Merch – Member discounts on virtual classes and in person at our Austin Public location. Select discounts on merchandise: $5 discount on AFS shirts in the online store. Contact email@example.com for your discount code.
Eligible for Fiscal Sponsorship – AFS MAKE members can submit their projects for fiscal sponsorship. Find more information here.
Rental Discounts at AFS Cinema & Austin Public – Discount on studio space rentals at Austin Public and theater and event hall rentals at AFS Cinema.
Special Screenings & Red Carpet Premieres – Early pre-sale access to special screenings and events, in addition to special pricing (LOVE & Premiere) and reserved seating (Premiere).
Invites to Exclusive Special Events – Private salons (virtual and in-person) that bring attendees together in conversation and in celebration of great film, with special guests such as fellow members, industry professionals, and filmmakers.