Member Benefits – American Film Institute

AFI MEMBERSHIP LEVELS & BENEFITS

Your support of AFI today will empower storytellers and inspire audiences. Members receive exclusive year-round benefits and get the lowest prices on AFI Festival tickets. Benefits are not cumulative by level.

 

RISING STAR $40

BENEFITS

  • Monthly Member News e-newsletter

Fully tax-deductible

 

STAR $60

AFI FESTIVAL BENEFITS

  • Advance ticket access to AFI DOCS and AFI FEST
  • Discounted tickets and passes to AFI DOCS and AFI FEST NEW TO LEVEL

 

YEAR-ROUND BENEFITS

  • Monthly Member News e-newsletter
  • 2 free movie ticket vouchers (redeemable at Landmark Theatres, Pacific Theatres, ArcLight Cinemas and AFI Silver Theatre)
  • AFI movie calendar
  • Access to purchase specially-priced ballroom tickets to AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute NEW TO LEVEL
  • Entertainment Weekly subscription (a $35 value*; available only in the United States)

*Subscription non-deductible from dues

Value of goods/services: $38

 

TWO-STAR $125

AFI FESTIVAL BENEFITS

  • Advance ticket access to AFI DOCS and AFI FEST
  • Discounted tickets and passes to AFI DOCS and AFI FEST
  • 2 complimentary tickets to AFI DOCS or AFI FEST NEW

 

YEAR-ROUND BENEFITS

  • Monthly Member News e-newsletter
  • 4 free movie ticket vouchers (redeemable at Landmark Theatres, Pacific Theatres, ArcLight Cinemas and AFI Silver Theatre)
  • AFI movie calendar
  • Access to purchase specially-priced ballroom tickets to AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute NEW TO LEVEL
  • Entertainment Weekly subscription
  • 2 discounted tickets to AFI Silver (per screening)

Value of goods/services: $74

 

 

THREE-STAR $250

AFI FESTIVAL BENEFITS

  • Advance ticket access to AFI DOCS and AFI FEST
  • Discounted tickets and passes to AFI DOCS and AFI FEST
  • 4 complimentary tickets to AFI DOCS or AFI FEST NEW

 

YEAR-ROUND BENEFITS

  • Monthly Member News e-newsletter
  • 4 free movie ticket vouchers (redeemable at Landmark Theatres, Pacific Theatres, ArcLight Cinemas and AFI Silver Theatre)
  • AFI movie calendar
  • Access to purchase specially-priced ballroom tickets to AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute NEW TO LEVEL
  • Entertainment Weekly subscription
  • 4 discounted tickets to AFI Silver (per screening)
  • AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute DVD & book
  • Sneak previews at AFI Silver (invitations for two)

Value of goods/services: $74

 

FOUR-STAR $500

AFI FESTIVAL BENEFITS

  • Advance ticket access to AFI DOCS and AFI FEST
  • Discounted tickets and passes to AFI DOCS and AFI FEST
  • 1 complimentary Film Pass to AFI DOCS or AFI FEST NEW

 

YEAR-ROUND BENEFITS

  • Monthly Member News e-newsletter
  • 4 free movie ticket vouchers (redeemable at Landmark Theatres, Pacific Theatres, ArcLight Cinemas and AFI Silver Theatre)
  • AFI movie calendar
  • Entertainment Weekly subscription
  • Access to purchase specially-priced ballroom tickets to AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute NEW TO LEVEL
  • 4 discounted tickets to AFI Silver (per screening)
  • AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute DVD & book
  • Sneak previews and a behind-the-scenes tour at AFI Silver (invitations for two)
  • AFI AWARDS film honoree poster
  • Recognition on AFI.com

Value of goods/services: $74

 

FIVE-STAR $1,000

AFI FESTIVAL BENEFITS

  • Advance ticket access to AFI DOCS and AFI FEST
  • Discounted tickets and passes to AFI DOCS and AFI FEST
  • 2 complimentary Film Passes to AFI DOCS or AFI FEST NEW

 

YEAR-ROUND BENEFITS

  • Monthly Member News e-newsletter
  • 4 free movie ticket vouchers (redeemable at Landmark Theatres, Pacific Theatres, ArcLight Cinemas and AFI Silver Theatre)
  • AFI movie calendar
  • Entertainment Weekly subscription
  • Access to purchase specially-priced ballroom tickets to AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute NEW TO LEVEL
  • Year-long admission for one to AFI Silver (per screening)
  • AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute DVD & book
  • Sneak previews and a behind-the-scenes tour at AFI Silver (invitations for two)
  • AFI AWARDS film honoree poster
  • Recognition in AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute book and on AFI.com
  • 2 mezzanine tickets to AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute (RSVP required)

Value of goods/services: $234

 

AFI PREMIERE CIRCLE LEVELS & BENEFITS

Premiere Circle members are passionate supporters of AFI’s future who receive unparalleled access to AFI Festivals and events. Benefits are not cumulative by level.

 

PATRON CIRCLE $2,500

Patron Circle members receive all the benefits of Membership*, plus:

AFI FESTIVAL BENEFITS

  • 2 complimentary Priority Passes to AFI FEST or AFI DOCS NEW
  • 2 reserved tickets to 2 designated AFI FEST Galas (RSVP required; four tickets total; excludes Opening Night) NEW
  • 2 tickets to 2 designated AFI FEST Gala parties NEW
  • 2 tickets to AFI DOCS Opening Night Gala & party (RSVP required) NEW

 

YEAR-ROUND BENEFITS

  • Classic Cinema screening & reception (invitation for two)
  • AFI Directing Workshop for Women Showcase & reception (invitation for two)
  • Year-long admission for two to AFI Silver

Value of goods/services: $514

 

PARTNER’S CIRCLE $5,000

Partner’s Circle members receive all the benefits of Membership*, plus:

AFI FESTIVAL BENEFITS

  • 2 complimentary Priority Passes to AFI FEST or AFI DOCS NEW
  • 2 premium reserved tickets to every AFI FEST Gala (RSVP required) NEW
  • Red carpet access to 2 designated AFI FEST Galas (excludes Opening Night) NEW
  • Access for 2 to designated private events & Gala parties at AFI FEST NEW
  • Reserved seating access for 2 to AFI FEST Special Screenings NEW
  • 2 tickets to AFI DOCS Opening Night Gala & party (RSVP required) NEW

 

YEAR-ROUND BENEFITS

  • Classic Cinema screening & reception (invitation for two)
  • AFI Directing Workshop for Women Showcase & reception (invitation for two)
  • Year-long admission for two to AFI Silver
  • An Evening With… guest artist dinner (invitation for two)
  • AFI Archive private tour (invitation for two)
  • 2 reserved tickets to AFI Conservatory commencement (RSVP required)

Value of goods/services: $1,019

 

DIRECTOR’S CIRCLE $10,000

Director’s Circle members receive all the benefits of Membership*, plus:

AFI FESTIVAL BENEFITS

  • 4 complimentary Priority Passes to AFI FEST or AFI DOCS NEW
  • 4 premium reserved tickets to every AFI FEST Gala (RSVP required) NEW
  • Access for 4 to AFI FEST Opening Night pre-reception NEW
  • Red carpet access to every AFI FEST Gala NEW
  • Access for 4 to designated private events & Gala parties at AFI FEST NEW
  • Reserved seating access for 4 to AFI FEST Special Screenings NEW
  • 2 tickets to AFI DOCS Opening Night Gala & party (RSVP required) NEW

 

YEAR-ROUND BENEFITS

  • Classic Cinema screening & reception (invitation for two)
  • AFI Directing Workshop for Women Showcase & reception (invitation for two)
  • Year-long admission for two to AFI Silver
  • An Evening With… guest artist dinner (invitation for two)
  • AFI Archive private tour (invitation for two)
  • 2 reserved tickets to AFI Conservatory commencement (RSVP required)
  • AFI Conservatory guest seminar & screening (invitation for two)

Value of goods/services: $1,644

 

CHAMPION’S CIRCLE $25,000

Champion’s Circle members receive all the benefits of Membership*, plus:

AFI FESTIVAL BENEFITS

  • 4 complimentary Priority Passes to AFI FEST or AFI DOCS NEW
  • 4 premium reserved tickets to every AFI FEST Gala (RSVP required) NEW
  • Access for 4 to AFI FEST Opening Night pre-reception NEW
  • Red carpet access to every AFI FEST Gala NEW
  • Access for 4 to designated private events & Gala parties at AFI FEST NEW
  • Reserved seating access for 4 to AFI FEST Special Screenings NEW
  • Filmmaker dinner at AFI Festivals (invitation for two) NEW
  • 2 tickets to AFI DOCS Opening Night Gala & party (RSVP required) NEW

 

YEAR-ROUND BENEFITS

  • Classic Cinema screening & reception (invitation for two)
  • AFI Directing Workshop for Women Showcase & reception (invitation for two)
  • Year-long admission for two to AFI Silver
  • An Evening With… guest artist dinner (invitation for two)
  • AFI Archive private tour (invitation for two)
  • 2 reserved tickets to AFI Conservatory commencement (RSVP required)
  • AFI Conservatory guest seminar & screening (invitation for two)
  • Curated AFI experience

Value of goods/services: $1,744

*Additionally, Premiere Circle members receive all the benefits of Membership, including:

AFI FESTIVAL BENEFITS

  • Discounted tickets and passes to AFI FEST and AFI DOCS
  • Advance ticket access to AFI FEST and AFI DOCS

 

YEAR-ROUND BENEFITS

  • 2 mezzanine tickets to AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute (RSVP required)
  • AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute DVD & book
  • Access to purchase specially-priced ballroom tickets to AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute
  • Recognition in AFI Life Achievement Award Tribute book and on AFI.com
  • 4 movie ticket vouchers (redeemable nationwide)
  • AFI movie calendar
  • Monthly Member News e-newsletter
  • AFI AWARDS film honoree poster
  • Entertainment Weekly subscription (a $35 value*; available only in the United States)
  • Sneak previews and a behind-the-scenes tour at AFI Silver (invitations for two)

*Subscription non-deductible from dues

 

 

Please note that Memberships are not refundable or transferable. All categories, benefits, and prices are subject to change. Membership events are held in Los Angeles and the D.C. Metro Area. Restrictions apply for movie ticket vouchers and for AFI Festival and AFI Silver Theatre admission.

 

CONTACT US:

Membership@AFI.com or call 800.774.4234 (M-F, 9:30 am – 5 pm PT)

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