Members Matter

Important reminders and exciting announcements for our valued Film Society Members and Patrons.

NYFF55 Exclusive Member Benefits!

  • FREE ticket to a matinee of your choice (learn more and RSVP below)
  • FREE “Members Matter” button: pick yours up from the Development Desk located in Alice Tully Hall
  • Take a spin at the members-only prize wheel located in Alice Tully Hall for the chance to win free tickets, gift memberships, and much more
  • A limited-edition canvas tote featuring an illustration of Agnès Varda, available for purchase exclusively to members
  • Ticket discounts at all screenings and events
  • 10% Discount of Film Society merchandise throughout the festival

NYFF55 Free Member Matinees:

Secure your seat! Before getting started, please review the below information.

  • You must be logged into your member account to redeem this benefit. RSVPs will only be taken online and cannot be taken over the phone.
  • Each member may RSVP for one ticket to one of the below screenings. Dual accounts should each register for one seat. 
  • Space in these screenings is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Please arrive at the theater no later than 15 minutes before showtime, otherwise your seat will be released.
  • No refunds or exchanges will be issued for screenings on this list to which you may have already purchased a ticket. 

Friday, September 29

  • 4:00pm Story of G.I. Joe (Retrospective, WRT) RSVP

Saturday, September 30

  • 1:30pm The Wonderful Country (Retrospective, FBT) RSVP
  • 3:00pm No Stone Unturned (Spotlight on Documentary, WRT) RSVP
  • 3:00pm Old Dark House (Revivals, HGT) RSVP

Sunday, October 1

  • 12:30pm The Crime of Monsieur Lange (Revivals, FBT) RSVP
  • 2:45pm A Skin So Soft (Spotlight on Documentary, FBT) RSVP
  • 3:00pm One Sings, the Other Doesn’t (Revivals, WRT) RSVP

Monday, October 2

  • 3:30pm The Friends of Eddie Coyle (Retrospective, FBT) RSVP
  • 3:45pm Track of the Cat (Retrospective, HGT) RSVP

Wednesday, October 4

  • 3:30pm Thunder Road (Retrospective, FBT) RSVP

Saturday, October 7

  • 1:00pm Four Sisters: Hippocratic Oath (Special Event, ATH) RSVP
  • 1:30pm Sea Sorrow (Spotlight on Documentary, WRT) RSVP
  • 2:45pm CIELO (Spotlight on Documentary, HGT) RSVP

Sunday, October 8

  • 1:00pm Boom for Real (Spotlight on Documentary, ATH) RSVP
  • 2:00pm Four Sisters: Baluty (Special Event, WRT) RSVP
  • 4:00pm Sea Sorrow (Spotlight on Documentary, WRT) RSVP

Monday, October 9

  • 3:30pm The Night of the Hunter (Retrospective, ATH) RSVP
  • 4:00pm Out of the Past (Retrospective, WRT) RSVP

Tuesday, October 10

  • 3:30pm El Dorado (Retrospective, FBT) RSVP
  • 6:00pm Pandora’s Box (Special Event, ATH) RSVP

Wednesday, October 11

  • 4:30pm Le Revelateur (Revivals, FBT) RSVP

Thursday, October 12

  • 3:30pm Cape Fear (Retrospective, WRT) RSVP
  • 3:30pm Undercurrent (Retrospective, FBT) RSVP

Friday, October 13

  • 3:15pm The Yakuza (Retrospective, FBT) RSVP

Saturday, October 14

  • 1:00pm Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold (Spotlight on Documentary, WRT) RSVP
  • 1:00pm The Venerable W (Spotlight on Documentary, FBT) RSVP
  • 4:00pm Three Music Films by Matheiu Amalric (Spotlight on Documentary, FBT) RSVP

Contact Us:
Members: or 212.875.5620
Patrons: or 212.875.5668