Membership means more.

Become a TIFF Member and join a community of film lovers while getting access to TIFF's oustanding breadth of programming, along with savings, exclusive pre-sales, and so much more.

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Members 365

Starting at $49*

Enjoy exclusive savings, pre-sales, the Bell Blue Room Members’ Lounge, early Festival package purchase window, and more - plus get inside scoops on TIFF programming with a subscription to the 180° Programme Guide and monthly eNewsletter.

*tax receipted at the maximum allowable amount

Contributors Circle

Starting at $450*

Receive all Members 365 benefits and support TIFF with a charitable contribution. Enjoy up to 50% off year-round screening tickets, experience exclusive and special events, and take advantage of increased access to Festival tickets.

*tax receipted at the maximum allowable amount

Patrons Circle

Starting at $2,000*

Looking for a deeper relationship with TIFF? Patrons Circle membership offers exclusive events and additional benefits both year-round at TIFF Bell Lightbox and during the Festival, while also providing additional important philanthropic support to TIFF.

*tax receipted at the maximum allowable amount

Unwind in the Members’ Lounge

Members and their guests can join us in the Bell Blue Room for breathtaking views of the city, and unrivaled service in a quiet, comfortable setting.

Come in for a complimentary light snack before heading to see a film or drop by after to enjoy the view and our full service bar with a selection of local wines and beers as well as Bell TV HD.

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Members get more.

Get exciting offers at neighbouring restaurants, shops and hotels in addition to all the benefits you get with your Membership at TIFF Bell Lightbox.

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gold / eat / member savings
Oliver & Bonacini - Luma

Members pay 1/2 price on bottles of wine with the purchase of 2 entrées (excludes Summer/Winterlicious menus). Luma features international cuisine, hand-crafted cocktails and a robust wine list. Open for lunch on weekdays and dinner from Mon - Sat.

silver / eat / member savings
Momofuku Toronto

Members get a complimentary dessert with lunch or dinner and priority reservations at Daishō. Home to Noodle Bar, Nikai, Milk Bar, Daishō and Shōtō, with menus inspired by the diversity of Ontario’s ingredients and our relationship with local vendors.

bronze / eat / member savings
Hilton Toronto - Tundra

Members get 15% off on regular menu items (excludes alcohol Does not apply to prix fixe or specialty menus.) From the design to the décor to the menu, Tundra was conceived to evoke the image, the texture and the taste of Canada.

silver / stay / member savings
Thompson Toronto

Members get 15% off best rate with promo code “TIFFMBR” and access to the Rooftop. Experience the Rooftop Lounge with amazing views of the city and poolside cabanas, dine in our 24 hr contemporary diner, or feel the bass in our underground nightclub.

gold / eat / member savings
Oliver & Bonacini - Canteen

Members get 10% off at the Grab + Go counter on all takeaway orders (excludes alcohol and Summer/Winterlicious menus). Canteen is a casual, fresh market restaurant. Healthy and indulgent options and quick, cheerful service make it the perfect destination.

bronze / stay / member savings
Windsor Arms Hotel

Members enjoy a 2-for-1 Traditional Afternoon Tea on Wednesdays. With an ambience of warmth, discreet luxury, and the latest technology combined with our exceptional level of service, Windsor Arms is your home away from home.

silver / eat / member savings
The Shore Club

Members get 25% off all small plates in the Lounge. Available Mon - Sat, 5pm–11pm. Located across from Roy Thomson Hall, The Shore Club offers outstanding seafood, steak, cocktails and wine, with professional service in a vibrant atmosphere.

bronze / eat / member savings
The Fifth Inc

Members enjoy 15% off on stylish comfort foods by award-winning chef JP Challet (excludes beverages). Located minutes from TIFF Bell Lightbox, housing 6 venues under one roof, The Fifth is an Iconic restaurant, bar, pub, nightclub and events facility.

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The Second City

Members receive 20% off mainstage performances.

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Azure Restaurant & Bar

Members get complimentary parking and $10 off their meal with a minimum purchase of $50 (before taxes; excludes alcoholic beverages).

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Backing to the Future - Movie Poster Restoration

Members receive a 15% discount on the restoration and preservation of posters.

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Copa By Sea

Members get 15% off the all-you-can- eat seafood experience (excludes alcoholic beverages).

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Copacabana Brazilian Steak house

Members receive 15% off the CopaCabana experience (excludes alcoholic beverages).

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Dark Horse Espresso Bar

Members receive 10% off any food or drink purchase.

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El Caballito

Members get free guacamole with a $25 purchase (before taxes; excludes alcoholic beverages).

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Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography

Members receive Gallery 44 member pricing on all evening workshops. Use promo code “TIFF2016” when registering.

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Jack Astor's Bar & Grill

Members get 15% off food and non- alcoholic beverages (befores taxes and gratuities). Dine-in only. Cannot be combined with any other other. Valid at Jack Astor’s John Street only.

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Joe Mamas

Members receive 15% off food menu. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

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King Street Social

Members receive one free appetizer with the purchase of one entrée.

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Los Colibris

Members get 10% off their entire bill.

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N'awlins Jazz Bar

Members get 15% off food menu. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

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Nicholby's Gift & Convenience

Members get 10% off all garments and caps.

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The Office Pub

Members get 15% off regular food menu, with no restricted dates. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

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Open Studio

Members get 10% off art purchases (before taxes) at Open Studio Print Sales Gallery, in-store and online.

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Ripley's Aquarium of Canada

Members receive 15% off general admission. Tickets must be purchased onsite and used at time of purchase.

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TIFF Shop & Concessions

Members save up to 30% year-round.

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Soco Kitchen + Bar

Members get a free appetizer platter with the purchase of an entrée.

bronze / eat

Members save 15% on all food purchases. Thoroughbred Food & Drink is a contemporary multi-level Canadian restaurant. We celebrate the diversity of our country and honour the flavours of our youth.

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The Underground Dance Centre

Members receive $5 off their first class. Promo code: TIFF.

More Ways to Make a Difference

Pocket Fund

To ensure that no child or youth is turned away due to financial circumstance, donations to the Pocket Fund provide free and discounted tickets to thousands of young people in need each year.

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Reel Comfort

Reel Comfort provides a creative and therapeutic outlet for clients in Mental Health/Psychiatric Units at Toronto Hospitals. Through film presentations, special guest visits, and hands-on film craft workshops, this innovative programme engages, educates, and entertains.

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Reel Comfort

For further information, please contact:
Elysse Leonard
Coordinator, Reel Comfort Programme
416-599-8433 extension 2246

Special Delivery

Through community outreach, TIFF works to ensure that opportunities for engagement, creation and screening extend to young people across the GTA. With Special Delivery, we collaborate with community organizations and partners to amplify youth experiences through film by bringing our programming to under-served neighbourhoods throughout the city.

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To Access Special Delivery

Special Delivery presentations and workshops are available for daytime, evening or weekend sessions. There is also flexibility in the selection of films and type of workshop. To discuss the particular needs and interests of your group and for further information, please contact:

Emily Scheer
Senior Manager, Family & Youth Programming
416-599-8433 extension 2219

Fine Print

  • Some Membership are subject to various levels of tax deductibility. For more information please contact a Membership representative at 416.599.TIFF
  • Charitable Registration #11930 4541 RR0001
  • Benefits and prices are subject to change without notice. Some restrictions apply.
  • Memberships are non-refundable.
  • TIFF reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to refuse or revoke Membership, suspend Membership privileges and/or deny admission for inappropriate conduct, and to do so without refund. Offending behaviour includes but is not limited to: disorderly conduct, disruptive behaviour, persistent disregard of TIFF Rules and Regulations, and default in payment of Membership fees.