Member Corner

Are you a Member or Patron of Film at Lincoln Center? Find special offers and updates below, just for you.

Member Benefits While Theaters Are Closed
Other Ways To Help FLC While Our Theaters Are Closed
Member Spotlights
New Wave Film Club
Film Comment – Digital Membership Access
Digital Membership Card FAQs

Member Benefits While Theaters Are Closed

We are truly grateful to all of our Members for supporting Film at Lincoln Center and for their dedication to advancing the art and craft of cinema. While our theaters might be temporarily closed, we will be providing the following benefits during this period:

  • Digital access to Film CommentAll Members and Patrons receive digital access to the current edition and every archived issue of Film Comment magazine. Find more information about downloading the app and how to login here.
  • Two-month extension on all current expiration dates. Every Member and Patron will receive an additional two months of membership. This adjusted date will be automatically reflected on your digital membership card. The extension also applies to any new Members or Patrons who join us during this period. Please make sure to reference your digital membership card during this time.
  • Member Newsletters. We will continue emailing Members directly with updates and notifications as it regards the status of our theaters and digital offerings.
  • Member and Patron Desks. While our staff might be working remotely, we are still reachable via email. Members from Individual ($85) to Angel ($500), please email with any questions. Patrons ($1250+), please email, and New Wave can reach out to

Other Ways To Help FLC While Our Theaters Are Closed

  1. Make an Additional Gift: All gifts are fully tax-deductible and will provide much-needed resources for the coming weeks. To make a donation online, click here.
  2. Renew Early: Consider renewing your membership early. This will allow you to make the same 2020 donation while providing much-needed and timely revenue for Film at Lincoln Center. Your new membership will begin immediately after your current one ends, even if you renew several months early.
  3. Donate Your Tickets: For those of you who have tickets to an upcoming film or series, consider making those tickets donations to Film at Lincoln Center. All ticket donations are fully tax-deductible. More information will follow soon in an email detailing how you can donate, exchange, or refund tickets.
  4. Purchase a Gift Membership. Any memberships purchased now will be provided with an additional two months of access. Gift recipients will begin receiving information from us about their benefits right away in preparation for when our theater doors are open. Purchase a Gift Membership here by selecting the options with “Gift” before the level, at the bottom of the drop down menu.


Member Spotlight: Tell Us Your Story!

We’re introducing an exciting new feature: Member & Patron Spotlights! This special section is a way for us to celebrate and recognize our unparalleled community of film lovers who make what we do possible. We hope you’ll take a few minutes to share your story with us here.


Redeem Your Complimentary Member & Patron Tickets

Members at the Contributor, Friend, Angel, and New Wave levels receive a punch card to redeem in exchange for tickets at the box office (can only be redeemed in person). Patrons at all levels can reserve their complimentary tickets by emailing Here is where we will keep a list of upcoming programs that are eligible for ticket vouchers once our theaters are open.

If you win a free ticket or free pair of tickets at the Member Prize Wheel, these are the series where your vouchers can be applied. You must have the voucher to present in person at the box office in exchange for a ticket. Tickets are subject to availability, restrictions noted below apply.

Please note for series with double features, one ticket voucher applies to each film (i.e., if you’re planning to see both films, you would apply two vouchers). Ticket vouchers and reservations are valid for standard priced screenings and events, subject to availability. Excludes New York Jewish Film Festival, Rendez-Vous with French Cinema, New Directors/New Films, New Releases, New York Film Festival, and additional select series and events. Tickets can be used at one single screening or at multiple screenings throughout the year.


New Wave Film Club

New Wave is Film at Lincoln Center’s membership program for members in their 20s and 30s. New Wave Friends, Angels, and Patrons receive invitations to Film Club meetings taking place throughout the year. Similar to a book club, Film at Lincoln Center will select a film that is playing in our theaters and host a discussion to explore the film’s aesthetics, themes, and why it matters, in a casual setting with refreshments. Stay posted for more information on our next gathering or email if you have any questions.


Film Comment

Members and Patrons get the best film criticism anytime, anywhere.

  • If you haven’t yet done so, download the Film Comment App from the App Store to take advantage of your free digital subscription and login using the email associated with your account. Find more instructions here.
  • Members at the Starter level receive access a digital subscription to Film Comment through the App.


Digital Membership Cards

As we continue looking for ways to improve your  experience, we are delighted to offer all Members and Patrons digital membership cards. Find a full list of FAQs and instructions here and look out for your digital cards to arrive in your inbox.

Contact Us:
Members: or 212.875.5620
New Wave: or 212.875.5620
Patrons: or 212.875.5668