Membership

MEMBERS ENJOY THE BEST SEATS IN THE HOUSE!

Take your love of film and storytelling to the next level and become part of Montclair Film’s vibrant member community. As a member, you’ll receive EARLY ACCESS to purchase tickets to the annual film festival, celebrity fundraiser, and conversations. Moreover, as a member, you will continue to get discounts on tickets to festival screenings and specially curated new releases we feature in The Clairidge all year long!

Thank you for helping to support Montclair Film’s mission to engage, educate, and entertain through the power of visual storytelling.

Already a member?  Thank you for helping to bring great films, filmmakers, programs, classes, and events to our community throughout the year. Remember to log into your member account by clicking on MEMBER LOGIN at the top of Montclair Film’s home page in order to gain early access to purchase tickets and receive member discounts. CLICK HERE for Member FAQ.

Gift Memberships: CLICK HERE for information on how to purchase a gift membership.

NEW! Coming this fall, the perks of being a Montclair Film member will get a whole lot more fun all year long! In addition to the traditional benefits our members have enjoyed at the Montclair Film Festival, our annual fundraiser, and our classes and year-round programming at Cinema505, we will begin offering NEW year-round membership benefits at The Clairidge, our newly renovated six-screen cinema in the heart of downtown Montclair. That means year-round ticket discounts, member perks, special Member programs and more, 365 days a year. Stay tuned for an announcement in the coming weeks!

MEMBERSHIP LEVELS + BENEFITS

STUDENT

Membership for a full-time or part-time student (18+) at an accredited college or university includes:

  • Advance notice of film festival schedule
  • Early access to purchase tickets for film festival and celebrity fundraiser
  • Invitations to film premieres
  • Member pricing on tickets and programs
  • Discounts on merchandise and concession items at Cinema505

INDIVIDUAL

Membership for one adult includes:

  • Advance notice of film festival schedule
  • Early access to purchase tickets for festival and celebrity fundraiser
  • Invitations to members-only special events and film premieres
  • Member pricing on tickets and programs
  • Discounts on merchandise and concession items at Cinema505

100% of this membership is tax-deductible


FAMILY

Membership for a household, includes two (2) adults and all children (under 18):

  • Advance notice of film festival schedule
  • Early access to purchase tickets for festival and celebrity fundraiser
  • Invitations to members-only special events and film premieres
  • Member pricing for all family members on tickets, programs, classes, and workshops
  • Discounts on merchandise and concession items at Cinema505

100% of this membership is tax-deductible


FRIEND Best Value!

Membership for a household, includes two (2) adults and all children (under 18):

  • Two (2) free tickets for regular priced screenings and virtual events
  • Invitation for two (2) to Festival Inside Scoop Party
  • Name listed in Festival Guide and on website
  • Montclair Film limited edition gift
  • Advance notice of film festival schedule
  • Early access to purchase tickets for festival and celebrity fundraiser
  • Invitations to members-only special events and film premieres
  • Member pricing for all family members on tickets, programs, classes, and workshops
  • Discounts on merchandise and concession items at Cinema505

$190 of this membership is tax-deductible


SUPPORTER

Membership for a household, includes two (2) adults and all children (under 18):

  • Four (4) free tickets for regular priced screenings and virtual events
  • Invitation for four (4) to Festival Inside Scoop Party
  • Name listed in Festival Guide and on website
  • Montclair Film limited edition gift
  • Advance notice of film festival schedule
  • Early access to purchase tickets for festival and celebrity fundraiser
  • Invitations to members-only special events and film premieres
  • Member pricing for all family members on tickets, programs, classes, and workshops
  • Discounts on merchandise and concession items at Cinema505

$415 of this membership is tax-deductible


DONOR CIRCLE MEMBERS ENJOY EVEN MORE!

PERFORMER

Year-round Membership Benefits 

  • Advance notice of film festival schedule
  • Early access to purchase tickets for festival and celebrity fundraiser
  • Invitations to members-only special events and film premieres
  • Invitations to purchase tickets to premiere screenings
  • Member pricing for all family members on tickets, programs, classes, workshops
  • Discounts on merchandise and concession items at Cinema505
  • Name listed in Festival Guide and on website
  • Montclair Film limited edition gift

Film Festival Benefits

  • Donor Fast Pass badges for access to priority seating line (2)*
  • Six (6) free tickets for regular priced screenings and virtual events
  • Inside Scoop Party (4 tickets)
  • Filmmaker Party (2 tickets)
  • VIP Festival Tote Bag

*Tickets required

$718 of this donation is tax-deductible


DIRECTOR

Year-round Membership Benefits 

  • Advance notice of film festival schedule
  • Early access to purchase tickets for festival and celebrity fundraiser
  • Invitations to members-only special events and film premieres
  • Invitations to purchase tickets to premiere screenings
  • Member pricing for all family members on tickets, programs, classes, workshops
  • Discounts on merchandise and concession items at Cinema505
  • Name listed in Festival Guide and on website
  • Montclair Film limited edition gift

Film Festival Benefits

  • Donor Fast Pass badges for access to priority seating line (2)*
  • Eight (8) free tickets for regular priced screenings and virtual events
  • Festival Preview Party (2 tickets)
  • Filmmaker Party (2 tickets)
  • VIP Festival Tote Bags (2)

*Tickets required

$2,004 of this donation is tax-deductible


PRODUCER

Year-round Membership Benefits 

  • Advance notice of film festival schedule
  • Early access to purchase tickets for festival and celebrity fundraiser
  • Invitations to members-only special events and film premieres
  • Invitations to purchase tickets to premiere screenings
  • Member pricing for all family members on tickets, programs, classes, workshops
  • Discounts on merchandise and concession items at Cinema505
  • Name listed in Festival Guide and on website
  • Montclair Film limited edition gift

Film Festival Benefits

  • Donor Fast Pass badges for access to priority seating line (2)*
  • Ten (10) free tickets for regular priced screenings and virtual events
  • Sponsor a non-gala Festival screening
  • Complimentary tickets to co-sponsored screening (4)
  • Festival Preview Party (2 tickets)
  • Opening Night Screening + Party (2 tickets)
  • Filmmaker Party (2 tickets)
  • House Party (2 tickets)
  • VIP Festival Tote Bags (2)

*Tickets required

$4,182 of this donation is tax-deductible


EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Year-round Membership Benefits 

  • Advance notice of film festival schedule
  • Early access to purchase tickets for festival and celebrity fundraiser
  • Invitations to members-only special events and film premieres
  • Invitations to purchase tickets to premiere screenings
  • Member pricing for all family members on tickets, programs, classes, workshops
  • Discounts on merchandise and concession items at Cinema505
  • Name listed in Festival Guide and on website
  • Montclair Film limited edition gift

Film Festival Benefits

  • Two (2) VIP Festival Passes (RSVP required)*
  • Sponsor a non-gala Festival screening
  • Complimentary tickets to co-sponsored screening (4)
  • Festival Preview Party (2 tickets)
  • Opening Night Screening + Party (2 tickets)
  • Filmmaker Party (4 tickets)
  • House Party (4 tickets)
  • VIP Festival Tote Bags (2)

*Provides complimentary access to spring festival screenings of your choice with VIP concierge services and reserved seating upon request.

$8,622 of this donation is tax-deductible


STUDIO EXECUTIVE

Year-round Membership Benefits 

  • Advance notice of film festival schedule
  • Early access to purchase tickets for festival and celebrity fundraiser
  • Invitations to members-only special events and film premieres
  • Invitations to purchase tickets to premiere screenings
  • Member pricing for all family members on tickets, programs, classes, workshops
  • Discounts on merchandise and concession items at Cinema505
  • Name listed in Festival Guide and on website
  • Montclair Film limited edition gift

Film Festival Benefits

  • Two (2) VIP ALL ACCESS Festival Passes*
  • Two (2) Celebrity Fundraiser tickets
  • Sponsor a non-gala Festival screening
  • Complimentary tickets to co-sponsored screening (6)
  • Festival Preview Party (2 tickets)
  • Opening Night Screening + Party (2 tickets)
  • Filmmaker Party (4 tickets)
  • House Party (4 tickets)
  • VIP Festival Tote Bags (2)

*RSVPs/tickets not required, reserved seating upon request

$12,498 of this donation is tax-deductible


MOGUL

Year-round Membership Benefits

  •  Advance notice of film festival schedule
  • Early access to purchase tickets for festival and celebrity fundraiser
  • Invitations to members-only special events and film premieres
  • Invitations to purchase tickets to premiere screenings
  • Member pricing for all family members on tickets, programs, classes, workshops
  • Discounts on merchandise and concession items at Cinema505
  • Name listed in Festival Guide and on website
  • Montclair Film limited edition gift

Film Festival Benefits

  • Two (2) VIP ALL ACCESS Annual Passes for all festival and year-round screenings/programs*
  • Four (4) Celebrity Fundraiser tickets
  • Sponsor a non-gala Festival screening
  • Complimentary tickets to co-sponsored screening (8)
  • Festival Preview Party (4 tickets)
  • Opening Night Screening + Party (4 tickets)
  • Filmmaker Party (4 tickets)
  • House Party (4 tickets)
  • VIP Festival Tote Bags (4)

*RSVPs/tickets not required, reserved seating upon request

$20,648 of this donation is tax-deductible


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Checks (made payable to Montclair Film) may be sent to:

Montclair Film
41 Watchung Plaza, #345
Montclair, NJ 07042
CLICK HERE to learn more about all of the Virtual Programs that your
membership support has made possible during these days of social distancing.