Anthology Film Archives

Anthology Film Archives is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and is supported by many individuals and public and private organizations.

Your contribution directly supports Anthology’s public programs and preservation efforts. Become a part of our community, enjoy priority access to screenings, and support film culture and the artists who create it. Become a member of Anthology Film Archives today!

All memberships are valid for one year.

Individual Membership: $70


  • Discounts on general admission!
    Members pay just $7 instead of $12 for all regular Anthology screenings.
  • Free admission to all Essential Cinema screenings.
    Over 100 programs each year from Anthology’s unique repertory collection of aesthetically pioneering films.
  • Exclusive invites to free Members-Only screenings.
    These quarterly screenings allow members to mingle with our staff at a special reception before the screening. Members-Only screenings include rare films and treasures from the archive.
  • Make reservations for our screenings for you and a guest.
  • First class mailing of our quarterly film calendar.
  • Receive a 20% discount on any books, videos, or other materials produced by Anthology – this includes many rare, out-of-print books, journals, tote bags, t-shirts, and more!

Students and Seniors Membership: $50

  • A discounted rate is available for students with a valid ID and seniors (65+). Students and seniors can purchase a discounted membership with all the same benefits at the Box Office, simply present a valid student ID/identification card. Please note, the Box Office opens 30 minutes before the first screening of the day.

Dual Membership: $125

  • Individual Membership benefits for two people within one household.

Friend Membership: $150

  • All the benefits of an Individual membership listed above, plus member-priced tickets for a guest.

Contributor Membership: $300

  • All the benefits of a Friend membership, plus:
  • Free admission to all Anthology programs for one.

Donor Membership: $600

  • All the benefits of a Friend membership, plus:
  • Free admission to all Anthology programs for two.
  • Invitations to press screenings.

Preservation Donor: $1,000

  • Free admission to all Anthology programs for two, with additional guest passes available upon request.
  • Invitations to press screenings and exclusive preservation screenings.

Archival Donor: $3,000

  • All the benefits of a Preservation Donor, plus:
  • Special deals for theater and lobby rentals.

Sponsor Donor: $5,000

  • All the benefits of a Preservation Donor, plus:
  • Inclusion in Anthology’s Sponsors webpage and the pre-screening slideshow.

Partner: $20,000

Leadership Circle: $50,000

We are happy to work with you to create a customized membership package. Please call or email Hannah Greenberg, Development Associate & Membership, 212-505-5181 x14 for more information.

For information on corporate membership packages, please email Hannah Greenberg

AFA Membership Application Form

If you would like to purchase a membership with a check please fill out this form and mail it with your check to:

Anthology Film Archives
attn: Membership
32 Second Avenue
New York, NY 10003