Membership

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Join the San Francisco Silent Film Festival and be part of a community of film lovers who appreciate and support live cinema! Year-round SFSFF benefits include advance ticket sales and discounts on events and services.

Membership support allows the Silent Film Festival to present restorations of silent-era masterpieces, including rediscoveries and extremely rare titles from the world's archives, accompanied by live music at every performance.

To give a gift membership, make your selection here. You will be prompted to enter the recipient's information during checkout.

If you are interested in making a sustaining contribution, to be disbursed in monthly installments, please contact Stacey Wisnia

Many employers have matching gift programs where they will add to your donation. Make your money go further! Please note that while matching gifts increase the total amount of your contribution, they may not be applied towards membership benefits. Ask your employer if they have a matching gift program. For assistance, please contact Stacey Wisnia
 

LEVELS AND BENEFITS
(All memberships are good for a full calendar year.)

BASIC MEMBERSHIP (Individual) $50
JOIN     RENEW 

• Discounted tickets and passes*
• Ability to purchase tickets and passes before non-members
• Reciprocal discounts at other cultural institutions
*Limited to one discounted pass per event and two discounted tickets per program.
Tax-deductible portion
: $50

FRIEND $125 
JOIN    RENEW 

• Discounted tickets and passes*
• Ability to purchase tickets and passes before non-members
• Recognition in collectible festival book
• Reciprocal discounts at other cultural institutions
• Two complimentary program tickets that get you through the Early Entrance Door at the May festival
*Limited to two discounted passes per event and four discounted tickets per program.
Tax-deductible portion: $99


ASSOCIATE $250 
JOIN    RENEW 

• Discounted tickets and passes*
• Ability to purchase tickets and passes before non-members
• Recognition in collectible festival book
• Reciprocal discounts at other cultural institutions
• Four complimentary program tickets that get you through the Early Entrance Door at the May festival
*Limited to four discounted passes per event and four discounted tickets per program.
Tax-deductible portion: $198


ALLY  $500 
JOIN    RENEW 

• Discounted tickets and passes*
• Ability to purchase tickets and passes before non-members
• Recognition in collectible festival book
• Reciprocal discounts at other cultural institutions
• Invitation to the annual festival announcement party
• Six complimentary program tickets that get you through the Early Entrance Door at the May festival
*Limited to four discounted passes per event and six discounted tickets per program.
Tax-deductible portion: $440


CHAMPION (Individual)  $850 
JOIN    RENEW 

Please note: The Champion level confers all of the benefits of the Patron level, but is limited to an individual.
• Discounted tickets and passes*
• Ability to purchase tickets and passes before non-members
• Recognition for one individual in the collectible festival book
• Reciprocal discounts at other cultural institutions
• Invitation to the annual festival announcement party
• One pass to May festival with:
   - Access to all programs and opening night party
   - Early Entrance Door privileges
   - Access to the Spotlight Lounge—a convivial spot for food, drink, and mingling with special      
     guests—on the Castro's mezzanine throughout the festival
• One pass to A Day of Silents
Limited to four discounted passes per event and six discounted tickets per program.
Tax-deductible portion
: $625

PATRON $1,200 
JOIN    RENEW 

• Discounted tickets and passes*
• Ability to purchase tickets and passes before non-members
• Recognition in the collectible festival book
• Reciprocal discounts at other cultural institutions
• Invitation to the annual festival announcement party
• Two passes to May festival with:
   - Access to all programs and opening night party
   - Early Entrance Door privileges
   - Access to the Spotlight Lounge—a convivial spot for food, drink, and mingling with special       
​     guests—on the Castro's mezzanine throughout the festival
• Two passes to A Day of Silents
*Limited to six discounted passes per event; unlimited discounted tickets.
Tax-deductible portion
: $900

GRAND PATRON $2,500 
JOIN    RENEW 

• Discounted tickets and passes*
• Ability to purchase tickets and passes before non-members
• Recognition in the collectible festival book
• Reciprocal discounts at other cultural institutions
• Invitation to the annual festival announcement party
• Two passes to May festival with:
   - Access to all programs and opening night party
   - Early Entrance Door privileges
   - Reserved seating
   - Access to the Spotlight Lounge—a convivial spot for food, drink, and mingling with special       
​     guests—on the Castro's mezzanine throughout the festival
• Invitation for two to our exclusive festival kick-off celebration with special guests, musicians, and other luminaries
• Two passes to A Day of Silents with reserved seating
*Unlimited discounted passes and tickets to May festival.
Tax-deductible portion: $2,100

BENEFACTOR $5,000 
JOIN    RENEW 

• Discounted tickets and passes*
• Ability to purchase tickets and passes before non-members
• Recognition in the collectible festival book
• Reciprocal discounts at other cultural institutions
• Invitation to the annual festival announcement party
• Four passes to May festival with:
   - Access to all programs and opening night party
   - Early Entrance Door privileges
   - Reserved seating
   - Access to the Spotlight Lounge—a convivial spot for food, drink, and mingling with special       
​     guests—on the Castro's mezzanine throughout the festival
• Invitation for two to our exclusive festival kick-off celebration with special guests, musicians, and other luminaries
• Two passes to A Day of Silents with reserved seating
*Unlimited discounted passes and tickets.
Tax-deductible portion: $4,400

VISIONARY $10,000 
JOIN    RENEW 

• Discounted tickets and passes*
• Ability to purchase tickets and passes before non-members
• Recognition in the collectible festival book
• Reciprocal discounts at other cultural institutions
• Invitation to the annual festival announcement party
• Six passes to May festival with:
   - Access to all programs and opening night party
   - Early Entrance Door privileges
   - Reserved seating
   - Access to the Spotlight Lounge—a convivial spot for food, drink, and mingling with special       
​     guests—on the Castro's mezzanine throughout the festival
• Invitation for two to our exclusive festival kick-off celebration with special guests, musicians, and other luminaries
• Two passes to A Day of Silents with reserved seating
*Unlimited discounted passes and tickets.
Tax-deductible portion: $8,800

Contributions to the San Francisco Silent Film Festival, a California nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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