IFC Center values our members. Since the theater can’t be open for in-person shows at the moment, we will not count the length of our closure against the one-year term of active and new memberships.

In the meantime, we’re happy to offer members $2 discounts on tickets to IFC Center At Home online screenings and 20% off our T-shirts, tote bags and other merchandise for sale online. Just enter your member number when prompted at check out to activate your discount.

Other member benefits outlined below are suspended while the theater is closed.

Cineaste ($75)


Cineaste Plus One ($120)

  • $5 off adult admission
  • No-fee online ticketing
  • Four free small popcorns
  • Free preview screenings of upcoming releases
  • Reciprocal member benefits at dozens of art
    house theaters across the US*
  • 20% off regular-priced theater merchandise

Auteur ($175)


Auteur Plus One ($300)

Includes all the benefits of a Cineaste membership, plus:

  • Free admission to our Weekend Classics and Waverly Midnights shows at the box office
  • One free small popcorn with each visit
  • Four free guest passes
Mogul ($1000)

Includes all the benefits of a Auteur membership, plus:

  • Free admission for two to any regular priced film
  • Two free IFC Center t-shirts or hats
  • Your choice of a free Combo at the concessions stand with each visit
  • The ability to skip the ticket-holder’s line with priority access to the theater


Student ($50)

All the benefits of the Cineaste membership, at a special student price.
Available for ages 25 and under with valid student ID.

Senior ($50)

All the benefits of the Cineaste membership, at a special price for seniors.
Available for ages 62 and over with valid ID.
Patrons with the MTA reduced-fare MetroCard for people with disabilities are eligible to purchase a Senior membership.

All memberships are valid for one year.

Membership terms and benefits are subject to change without notice. Click here for membership rules and regulations.

Click here for information about our Film School Membership program for high school students and K-12 educators.

*Click here for a full list of participating theaters. Please note reciprocal member benefits are only valid for theaters outside a 100 mile radius of IFC Center.